Definition of 'at night'
Example sentences containing 'at night'
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He is at ease with the noise and atmosphere of dark woods at night, but admits that it was scary at first. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Many a time I played at night when it was dark using a lamp post with the light on. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You make comments and you make phone calls at night time. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The only good news is it nearly always rains at night in the tropics so that would liven up proceedings. The Sun (2008)At night time one or two of us used to take the opportunity of getting out and stretching our legs. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The worst time was at night. Christianity Today (2000)They were signalling out to sea at night time with a torch or some light source to help a boat to land. The Sun (2016)Them personal friends wouldn't lie in bed at night if something happened to me. Times, Sunday Times (2015)And it was surrounded by fields, so at night it was dark. Times, Sunday Times (2013)While they walked at night through the rain she realised she couldn't do it any more. Times, Sunday Times (2013)One was moved 24 times at night during a long hospital stay. Times, Sunday Times (2014)If you arrive at night time, turn off room lights and shut your eyes until sunrise. Beat Jet Lag - arrive alert and stay alert (1991)Look for a proper lining, which will ensure you can make your bedroom properly dark at night. The Sun (2014)When the time came at night, we managed to open the doors for friends in other rooms. The Sun (2011)I lie at night watching the dark syrup drip down into my veins. Times, Sunday Times (2013)I used to get this all the time at night. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He seems to spend rather a lot of time climbing at night, climbing solo and climbing in winter. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We were stuck under a single canopy which got really claustrophobic and at night the rain blew in, soaking us. The Sun (2010)THE lookout on a ferry did not see a yacht in time to avoid a fatal crash because he was wearing dark glasses at night. The Sun (2007)Many are dark at night, with no electricity, the houses often still made of palm. Times, Sunday Times (2012)One big worry is the possibility they will find themselves driving at night during heavy tropical rain, causing cause glare and sparkle that could affect visibility. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I had done some daft things like training on a track at night in the dark and running when others wouldn't. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I went in November, put the soundtrack on and wandered round at night in the rain. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Due to light pollution, just ten per cent of the UK population experience a truly dark sky at night. The Sun (2015)
Definition of at night from the Collins English Dictionary
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