Synonyms of morning
1 before noon
• On Sunday morning he was woken by the telephone.
IDIOM:▷ morning, noon and night
▶ related adjective matutinal
QUOTATION:Awake! For morning in the bowl of nightHas flung the stone that puts the stars to flightAnd lo! the Hunter of the East has caughtThe Sultan's turret in a noose of light – The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám]
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dawnDawn is the time of day when light first appears in the sky, just before the sun rises.
• She woke at dawn.
daybreakmorningsunrisedawningdaylightaurora (poetic)crack of dawnsunupcockcrowdayspring (poetic)
daybreakDaybreak is the time in the morning when light first appears.
• He got up every morning before daybreak.
sunriseSunrise is the time in the morning when the sun first appears in the sky.
• The rain began towards sunrise.
Thesaurus for morning from the Collins English Thesaurus