Definition for night

noun as in period of darkness between sunset and sunrise.

Discover More

Example Sentences

Asked about her own regrets, Troye said that she wished she would have spoken out internally more often and that she had wrestled with many “sleepless nights” about her actions and time in the administration.

The documents do not say why the Secret Service needed rooms in Bedminster for so many nights — or why, on some nights, it needed more than usual.

This same nothingness delights us when the meadows lie quiet and full below the night sky, when the small glowing insects fall into their shadows and fade like dying stars.

He’s led the NBA in scoring average three straight years while averaging almost 34 points a night over that span and has been remarkably durable in his eight years as a No.

When she was first born, I was her night nurse for the first, like two weeks of her life.

People watch night soaps because the genre allows them to believe in a world where people just react off their baser instincts.

On Dec. 22, 1799, Sands told her cousins that she would be leaving to elope with a fellow boarder named Levi Weeks that night.

As of Thursday night, the brothers remained on the loose, last seen in northern France.

At the moment, the only chance I get is when I go do Late Night with Seth Meyers.

Are you bi-coastal now, between Portlandia and Late Night with Seth Meyers?

The night wore on, and the clock downstairs was striking the hour of two when she suddenly awakened.

Without preface, he abruptly asked, what had been told him of the Duke of Wharton's behaviour the preceding night.

Nevertheless the evening and the night passed away without incident.

While they were doing this, he assembled the officers around him, and the meaning of our night march was explained to us.

Last night I saw Jean Baptiste lying prone upon the floor, and knew that she had beaten him down to it, and he had not resisted.


On this page you'll find 43 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to night, such as: midnight, bedtime, blackness, dark, darkness, and duskiness.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.