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1. half-hour

noun. ['ˈhæˌfaʊɝ'] a half of an hour.

Synonyms

  • hour
  • unit of time
  • hr
  • 30 minutes
  • time unit

Antonyms

  • sunrise

Etymology

  • half- (English)
  • hour (English)
  • houre (Middle English (1100-1500))

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2. morning

noun. ['ˈmɔrnɪŋ'] the time period between dawn and noon.

Synonyms

  • morning time
  • early-morning hour
  • daylight
  • morn
  • day
  • forenoon
  • period of time
  • period
  • time period

Antonyms

  • downtime
  • overtime
  • uptime
  • middle

Etymology

  • morwening (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. early

adjective. ['ˈɝːli'] at or near the beginning of a period of time or course of events or before the usual or expected time.

Synonyms

  • proterozoic
  • beforehand
  • first
  • untimely
  • premature
  • archaeozoic
  • aboriginal
  • previous
  • primeval
  • wee
  • archaean
  • proto
  • timing
  • archean
  • azoic
  • earliest
  • earlyish
  • primaeval
  • primal
  • primordial
  • archeozoic
  • advance

Antonyms

  • middle
  • late
  • unoriginal
  • secondary

Etymology

  • erly (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. early

adjective. ['ˈɝːli'] being or occurring at an early stage of development.

Synonyms

  • precocious
  • inchoate
  • young
  • incipient
  • new
  • embryonic
  • crude
  • archaic
  • primitive
  • rude

Antonyms

  • back
  • end
  • death
  • closing

Etymology

  • erly (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. early

adverb. ['ˈɝːli'] during an early stage.

Antonyms

  • large

Etymology

  • erly (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. early

adjective. ['ˈɝːli'] belonging to the distant past.

Synonyms

  • other
  • former

Antonyms

  • present
  • cardinal
  • opportune

Etymology

  • erly (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. early

adverb. ['ˈɝːli'] before the usual time or the time expected.

Synonyms

  • too soon

Antonyms

  • full-term
  • mature

Etymology

  • erly (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. early

adjective. ['ˈɝːli'] very young.

Synonyms

  • immature

Antonyms

  • latter
  • worst

Etymology

  • erly (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. hour

noun. ['ˈaʊɝ, ˈaʊr'] a period of time equal to 1/24th of a day.

Synonyms

  • unit of time
  • hr
  • quarter
  • 60 minutes
  • minute
  • twenty-four hours
  • 15 minutes
  • 24-hour interval
  • sidereal hour
  • 30 minutes
  • min
  • mean solar day
  • twenty-four hour period
  • solar day
  • person hour
  • half-hour
  • man hour
  • time unit
  • day

Antonyms

  • end
  • stay
  • day
  • night

Etymology

  • houre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • houre (Anglo-Norman)

10. hour

noun. ['ˈaʊɝ, ˈaʊr'] clock time.

Synonyms

  • twilight
  • crepuscule
  • dawn
  • first light
  • happy hour
  • noon
  • high noon
  • closing time
  • late-night hour
  • dayspring
  • morning
  • sunrise
  • noontide
  • cockcrow
  • dusk
  • early-morning hour
  • canonical hour
  • gloaming
  • time of day
  • dawning
  • time
  • mealtime
  • sunset
  • zero hour
  • daybreak
  • midday
  • nightfall
  • evenfall
  • small hours
  • none
  • twelve noon
  • fall
  • aurora
  • bedtime
  • break of day
  • sundown
  • gloam
  • noonday
  • midnight
  • sunup
  • crepuscle
  • rush hour
  • break of the day

Antonyms

  • sunrise
  • old
  • lighten
  • future

Etymology

  • houre (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • houre (Anglo-Norman)
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