the witching hour

noun

Definition of the witching hour

1 : the time late at night when the powers of a witch, magician, etc., are believed to be strongest
2 : 12 o'clock at night : midnight We arrived home shortly before the witching hour.

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“The witching hour.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20witching%20hour. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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