at the crack of dawn

idiom

Definition of at the crack of dawn

: very early in the morning : at dawn We got up at the crack of dawn to go fishing.

Learn More about at the crack of dawn

Share at the crack of dawn

Statistics for at the crack of dawn

Look-up Popularity

Comments on at the crack of dawn

What made you want to look up at the crack of dawn? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a servile follower or underling

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

What did you just call me?! A Quiz

  • rows-of-various-emoji
  • If a member of the audience describes your speech as bombastic, does that person mean it is:
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!