good night


used to express good wishes in the evening especially when someone is leaving or going to sleep
Good night. I'll see you in the morning.

Examples of good night in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web When bedtime calls, there’s nothing better than slipping into a cozy bed and getting a good night’s rest with a pair of soft sheets. Toni Sutton, Peoplemag, 5 Sep. 2023 What could also be happening is these unhealthy behaviors may be keeping you from getting a good night's rest. Amanda MacMillan, Health, 3 Sep. 2023 From less breakouts and eye puffiness, to cell regeneration and immune boost, a good night’s rest is a form of self carer reflected not just inner, but outer beauty as well. India Espy-Jones, Essence, 29 Aug. 2023 Sounds like a bunch of friends having a good night out. Aimée Lutkin, ELLE, 8 July 2023 One good night of dancing is restorative and makes my heart happy and full. Crystal Bedoya,, 15 Aug. 2023 The best pillowcases are the ones that provide a foundation for a good night’s sleep without breaking the bank. Maria Conti, Better Homes & Gardens, 9 Aug. 2023 So many things can get in the way of a good night’s sleep. Laura Newberry, Los Angeles Times, 8 Aug. 2023 One afternoon last week, Morgan excused herself from reporters to say good night to Charlie on a video call. Juliet MacUr, New York Times, 31 July 2023 See More

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“Good night.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2023.

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