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1nightly

adjective night·ly \-lē\

: happening or done every night

Full Definition of NIGHTLY

1
:  happening, done, or used by night or every night
2
:  of or relating to the night or every night

Examples of NIGHTLY

  1. There were nightly attacks on the city.
  2. These clubs provide nightly entertainment.

First Known Use of NIGHTLY

before 12th century

Related to NIGHTLY

Synonyms
night, nocturnal, nighttime
Antonyms
daily, diurnal

2nightly

adverb

: every night

Full Definition of NIGHTLY

:  every night; also :  at or by night

Examples of NIGHTLY

  1. She performs at the club nightly.
  2. The restaurant serves dinner nightly.

First Known Use of NIGHTLY

15th century
NIGHTLY Defined for Kids

1nightly

adjective night·ly \ˈnīt-lē\

Definition of NIGHTLY for Kids

:  happening or done at night or every night <a nightly newscast>

2nightly

adverb

Definition of NIGHTLY for Kids

:  every night <The band performs nightly.>

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