\ ˈnīt How to pronounce nite (audio) \

Definition of nite

used as a simplified spelling of night

Examples of nite in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web A Nite of Too Many Comics, 8-9:30 p.m., The Sanctuary, 417 E. Sixth St., Newport. Rasputin Todd,, "Things to do this week: July 31-Aug. 6," 30 July 2017 MSM/Obama fake narrative @cnn @msnbc -- nick-at-nite (@nitepost) June 7, 2017 The White House asserts there is no evidence of wrongdoing, and argues the scandal has been manufactured by the Democrats. The Tylt,, "Is the brewing Trump-Russia scandal worse than Watergate?," 7 June 2017 Breaking:TWO $1 million winning #Powerball tickets sold in CO last nite! 1 in #COSprings & 1 in Glenwood Springs. Jesse Paul, The Denver Post, "Two $1 million Powerball tickets sold Wednesday night in Colorado," 3 Feb. 2017

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First Known Use of nite

1905, in the meaning defined above

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“Nite.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 6 December 2019.

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