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1. night [ n ] the time after sunset and before sunrise while it is dark outside

Used in print:

(The Atlanta Constitution...)

Four additional deputies be employed at the Fulton_County_Jail and `` a doctor , medical_intern or extern be employed for night and weekend duty at the jail '' .

Robert_Snodgrass , state GOP chairman , said a meeting held Tuesday night in Blue_Ridge brought enthusiastic responses from the audience .

Pelham said Sunday night there was research being done on whether the `` quickie '' vote on the increase can be repealed outright or whether notice would have to first be given that reconsideration of the action would be sought .

As of Sunday night , there was no word of a resolution being offered there to rescind the action .

(The Sun, [Baltimore],...)

In the ninth , Robinson led off with his second double of the night , a blast off the fence 375 feet deep into left .

Synonyms night dark nighttime Related Terms day time_period wedding_night weeknight day midnight lights-out late-night_hour small_hours evening

2. night [ n ] a period of ignorance or backwardness or gloom

Used in print:

(Richard Ferber, Bitter Valley....)

That girl last night , what was her name ?

Synonyms night Related Terms time_period

3. night [ n ] the dark part of the diurnal cycle considered a time unit
Examples: "three nights later he collapsed"

Used in print:

(Kenneth Allsop, The Bootleggers and Their Era...)

These 1750 cases were carted_off in a one night operation by the O_'_Banion men , who left in their stead the same number of barrels filled with water .

Synonyms night Related Terms time_unit

4. night [ n ] darkness
Examples: "it vanished into the night"

Synonyms night Related Terms dark

5. night [ n ] the period spent sleeping
Examples: "I had a restless night"

Synonyms night Related Terms time_period

6. night [ n ] a shortening of nightfall
Examples: "they worked from morning to night"

Synonyms night Related Terms twilight

7. night [ n ] the time between sunset and midnight
Examples: "he watched television every night"

Synonyms night Related Terms time_period

8. Night [ n ] Roman goddess of night; daughter of Erebus; counterpart of Greek Nyx

Synonyms Night Nox Related Terms Roman_deity Greco-Roman_deity

Rhymes with

knight night ignite tonight overnight reunite finite unite kernite reignite midnight lignite ammonite fortnight canaanite mennonite limonite masonite bentonite suburbanite

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