daytime

noun, often attributive day·time \ ˈdā-ˌtīm \
Updated on: 18 Nov 2017

Definition of daytime

: the time during which there is daylight

Examples of daytime in a Sentence

  1. These animals are active during the daytime.

  2. It's the best new show on daytime.

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First Known Use of daytime

before 12th century


DAYTIME Defined for English Language Learners

daytime

noun

Definition of daytime for English Language Learners

  • : the time of day when the sky is light

  • : television that is shown during the day


DAYTIME Defined for Kids

daytime

noun day·time \ ˈdā-ˌtīm \

Definition of daytime for Students

: the period of daylight


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