Definition of 'night'
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Two of the wounded were critical last night. The Sun (2017)She lost a lot of people that night. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Take one before bed each night for the best results. The Sun (2016)The daylight faded fast and it grew dark as night. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We ended up having dinner that night and the two nights that followed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Might he wrestle back control on election night? Times, Sunday Times (2016)That failing was all too evident at times last night, especially in a fraught opening spell. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And it was roundly condemned from all quarters last night. The Sun (2008)Tens of thousands of people spent last night sleeping rough. The Sun (2008)Standard rental periods and extra night option fees apply. Times, Sunday Times (2010)My parents listen to the radio in bed at night. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The dark night of the soul is his speciality. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Would you like to bring your beautiful wife to dinner one night? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Here at least we can go to sleep at night. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They have already waited for five months since election night. Times, Sunday Times (2009)At night my bed and pillow are soaked with tears. Beyond Chaotic Eating (1993)It was a dark and stormy night. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We went out for dinner the other night. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She spent part of the night tending to bleeding soldiers by torch light in a fi eld tent. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Heathrow is preparing to ban night flights as part of reforms designed to boost its bid to build a third runway. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We neither of us slept last night after having completed it; and small wonder. ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON (2005)You wonder how those people slept at night for 23 years. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Normal membership conditions, standard rental periods and extra night option fees apply. The Sun (2008)Now get a good night's sleep. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'night'
British English: night /naɪt/ NOUN
The night is the part of each period of twenty-four hours when it is dark outside, especially the time when most people are sleeping.
He didn't leave the house all night.
- American English: night
- Arabic: لَيلٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: noite
- Chinese: 夜晚
- Croatian: noć
- Czech: noc
- Danish: nat
- Dutch: nacht
- European Spanish: noche
- Finnish: yö
- French: nuit
- German: Nacht
- Greek: νύχτα
- Italian: notte
- Japanese: 夜
- Korean: 밤
- Norwegian: natt
- Polish: noc
- European Portuguese: noite
- Romanian: noapte
- Russian: ночь
- Spanish: noche
- Swedish: natt
- Thai: กลางคืน
- Turkish: gece
- Ukrainian: ніч
- Vietnamese: đêm
Definition of night from the Collins English Dictionary
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