spend the night

Definition of spend the night

  1. 1 :  to sleep for the night at a place After the party she was too drunk to drive so she spent the night. —often + at They spent the night at her brother's.

  2. 2 :  to stay with someone overnight and have sex with that person —+ with She spent the night with her boyfriend.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to use up or pay out :  expend

    :  exhaust, wear out

    :  to consume wastefully :  squander

  1. :  the time from dusk to dawn when no sunlight is visible

    :  an evening or night taken as an occasion or point of time

    :  an evening set aside for a particular purpose

  1. :  of, relating to, or associated with the night

    :  intended for use at night

    :  existing, occurring, or functioning at night

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to cast off or become cast off

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