nights

adverb \ ˈnīts \

Definition of nights

: in the nighttime repeatedly : on any night
  • works nights

Examples of nights in a Sentence

  1. He works nights and weekends.

  2. Nights, we usually watch TV.

First Known Use of nights

before 12th century

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Definition of nights for English Language Learners

  • : at night : during the nighttime



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