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Overview of noun night

The noun night has 8 senses? (first 5 from tagged texts)
1. (163) night, nighttime, dark

(the time after sunset and before sunrise while it is dark outside)

2. (1) night

(a period of ignorance or backwardness or gloom)

3. (1) night

(the period spent sleeping; "I had a restless night")

4. (1) night

(the dark part of the diurnal cycle considered a time unit; "three nights later he collapsed")

5. (1) night

(darkness; "it vanished into the night")

6. night

(a shortening of nightfall; "they worked from morning to night")

7. night

(the time between sunset and midnight; "he watched television every night")

8. Nox, Night

(Roman goddess of night; daughter of Erebus; counterpart of Greek Nyx) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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