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Definitions of night

  1. the time after sunset and before sunrise while it is dark outside
  2. a shortening of nightfall; " they worked from morning to night"
  3. Roman goddess of night; daughter of Erebus; counterpart of Greek Nyx
  4. darkness; " it vanished into the night"
  5. the dark part of the diurnal cycle considered a time unit; " three nights later he collapsed"
  6. the time between sunset and midnight; " he watched television every night"
  7. the period spent sleeping; " I had a restless night"
  8. a period of ignorance or backwardness or gloom
  9. 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.
  10. Darkness; obscurity; concealment.
  11. Intellectual and moral darkness; ignorance.
  12. A state of affliction; adversity; as, a dreary night of sorrow.
  13. The period after the close of life; death.
  14. A lifeless or unenlivened period, as when nature seems to sleep.
  15. The time from sunset to sunrise; period of darkness; the close of the day; flguratively, death.
  16. The time from sunset to sunrise: darkness: intellectual and moral darkness: a state of adversity: death.
  17. Time from sunset to sunrise; darkness.
  18. The time from sunset to sunrise; darkness.
  19. 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.
  20. The part of the day between sunset and sunrise; time of darkness; figuratively, death; adversity; obscurity; intellectual and moral darkness.
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Quotes of night

  1. I feel more comfortable doing films with groups of guys. It's a lot easier for me. There's a difference with women: you can't take them to dinner every night and go crazy. – Tom Berenger
  2. Night fell clean and cold in Dublin, and wind moaned beyond my room as if a million pipes played the air. – Patricia Cornwell
  3. When I was in Philadelphia during the Depression in 1930 or '31, I got a very sad job as a night watchman in a garage. The cars in the garage had been abandoned by their owners, since they had lost their jobs and couldn't keep up the payments. – Tom Glazer
  4. I felt I had to share Idaho with my friend from New York because he'd shared New York with me, so I was going to share the beauty of nature with a man who went to museums and clubs late at night But there was nothing to do where I lived at night – Mariel Hemingway
  5. We'd be working in our motel room through the night and I'd come up with an idea at two in the morning, and he'd start jumping up and down, pacing across the room, or whatever. – Arthur Hiller
  6. You have a different crowd every night so you should do a different show to suit them. I tailor the show to their mood. – Jewel Kilcher
  7. No, and I never, ever eat in between the meals. I control it well enough and with no pills, and I sleep seven hours a night I go to bed. I fall asleep, and I wake up seven hours later, and this is the most important. – Karl Lagerfeld
  8. Well the way I ended up with my own record is that I did this concert at Wesleyan University. It was just one night and we had no thought of making a record. – Christine Lavin
  9. You don't go dancing in the day. You don't go golfing in the night – Mark McKinney
  10. Time is the thing. A show like this pulls all your time away from you. Usually I'll get home from work on a Saturday about 10am( after doing night shooting) and I'll sleep until Saturday afternoon. Saturday night and Sunday I'm usually feeling wiped out and I've not seen Holly all week. It's a pretty full -on life, but what do you do? I love my work and there are sacrifices. – Alex O'Loughlin
  11. I play a percussion instrument, not a musical saw; it needs no amplification. Where it's needed, they put a microphone in front of the bass drum. But, I don't think it's necessary to play that way every night – Buddy Rich
  12. Everything is blooming most recklessly; if it were voices instead of colors, there would be an unbelievable shrieking into the heart of the night – Rainer Maria Rilke
  13. I think we dream so we don't have to be apart so long. If we're in each other's dreams, we can play together all night – Bill Watterson
  14. I'd rather be a creature of the night than an old dude. – Gerard Way
  15. That's kind of the weird thing that M. Night Shyamalan has sort of unleashed upon the world is this need for every movie to have these ridiculous endings. – Alex Winter

Usage examples for night

  1. Well, good night again." – Unwise Child by Gordon Randall Garrett
  2. She left there in the night with him." – The Secret Witness by George Gibbs
  3. For Joe was out so much at night – His Second Wife by Ernest Poole
  4. But I really do not expect him to- night – A Country Gentleman and his Family by Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
  5. He was there that night said Varney. – Captivating Mary Carstairs by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  6. And these words she will repeat daily, almost from morn till night – An Eye for an Eye by Anthony Trollope
  7. If you come with me to- night you come alone. – Desert Love by Joan Conquest
  8. I was up all night with her. – One Maid's Mischief by George Manville Fenn
  9. I'm sorry I can't- good night – The Book of Dragons by Edith Nesbit
  10. It isn't only to- night or what you just said. – The Amazing Interlude by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  11. Why not stay here all night – Down the Slope by James Otis
  12. To stay here all night – Gypsy's Cousin Joy by Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
  13. I shall tell Aunt Anne to- night – Watersprings by Arthur Christopher Benson
  14. You can do that any night – Peggy in Her Blue Frock by Eliza Orne White
  15. I don't know but he's coming to- night – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  16. If they do, we shall have a night of it. – The Road to Frontenac by Samuel Merwin
  17. Shall I stay the night – Mary Gray by Katharine Tynan
  18. No; she's at Matanzas, but I can't get back to- night – The Coast of Adventure by Harold Bindloss
  19. I am here to tell you this to- night because I do not believe you know her as I do. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  20. At night you may know more. – The Gamester (1753) by Edward Moore Commentator: Charles H. Peake Phillip R. Wikelund

Rhymes for night

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