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noun as in high noon

noun as in noon

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Joel and I, in the heat of the noonday sun, walked the entire perimeter of the lot.

Evagrius, a famous hermit, blamed the “noonday demon” for tempting monks back to urban comforts.

How long had it been since we were children of the beating heart, laughing and playing beneath the warmth of the noonday sun?

To the country at large, however, who breathe a freer air, the true nature of the struggle is plain as the sun at noonday.

The noonday sun was blazing right overhead, and the muddy water running all over slippered feet and dainty dresses.

He began his day's work at seven and continued it until five, with a short interval for his noonday meal and afternoon drive.

The session lasted until time for the noonday luncheon and siesta , and was resumed in the afternoon.

Perhaps this was because the weather was bad, for Leam, who could bear wind and frost and noonday sun, could not bear wet.


On this page you'll find 21 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to noonday, such as: 1200 hours, eight bells, meridian, meridiem, midday, and noon.

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