Definitions of night

  1. Roman goddess of night; daughter of Erebus; counterpart of Greek Nyx Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. darkness; "it vanished into the night" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. the dark part of the diurnal cycle considered a time unit; "three nights later he collapsed" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. the time between sunset and midnight; "he watched television every night" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. the period spent sleeping; "I had a restless night" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. a period of ignorance or backwardness or gloom Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. That part of the natural day when the sun is beneath the horizon, or the time from sunset to sunrise; esp., the time between dusk and dawn, when there is no light of the sun, but only moonlight, starlight, or artificial light. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. Darkness; obscurity; concealment. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. Intellectual and moral darkness; ignorance. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. A state of affliction; adversity; as, a dreary night of sorrow. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. The period after the close of life; death. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. A lifeless or unenlivened period, as when nature seems to sleep. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. The time from sunset to sunrise; period of darkness; the close of the day; flguratively, death. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  14. The time from sunset to sunrise: darkness: intellectual and moral darkness: a state of adversity: death. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  15. Time from sunset to sunrise; darkness. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  16. The time from sunset to sunrise; darkness. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  17. That part of the natural day when the sun is beneath the horizon; darkness; intellectual and moral darkness; adversity, or a state of affliction; obscurity; death. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  18. The part of the day between sunset and sunrise; time of darkness; figuratively, death; adversity; obscurity; intellectual and moral darkness. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for night

  1. She left there in the night with him." – The Secret Witness by George Gibbs
  2. But I really do not expect him to- night – A Country Gentleman and his Family by Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant