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noontime

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noun noon·time \-ˌtīm\

Definition of noontime

  1. :  the time of noon :  midday



Examples of noontime in a sentence

  1. The traffic gets heavy around noontime.

  2. <far removed from the noontime of their popularity, when they had performed at sold-out arenas, the band now played at small clubs>



14th Century

First Known Use of noontime

14th century


NOONTIME Defined for Kids

noontime

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noun noon·time \ˈnün-ˌtīm\

Definition of noontime for Students

  1. :  noon





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