: the middle of the night; specifically : 12 o'clock at night
: deep or extended darkness or gloom
— midnight adjective
— mid·night·ly adverb or adjective
Examples of MIDNIGHT
- Her parents wanted her home before midnight.
- It was 12 midnight when we arrived home.
First Known Use of MIDNIGHT
before 12th century
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