nit·​ery ˈnī-tə-rē How to pronounce nitery (audio)
variants or less commonly niterie
plural niteries

Examples of nitery in a Sentence

niteries in this college town attract a predictably youngish crowd

Word History


nite + -ery (as in eatery); niterie from nite + French -erie -ery

First Known Use

circa 1934, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nitery was circa 1934

Dictionary Entries Near nitery

Cite this Entry

“Nitery.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Dec. 2023.

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