Synonyms and Antonyms of night
1 the time from sunset to sunrise when there is no visible sunlight loved to sit outside at night and watch the stars Synonyms of night dark, darkness, nighttime Words Related to night dusk, evening, gloaming, nightfall, twilight; midnight Near Antonyms of night dawn, daybreak, sunrise, sunup; forenoon, morning; high noon, midday, noon, noonday, noontide, noontime; afternoon Antonyms of night day, daytime
2 a time or place of little or no light snuck out of town under the cover of night Synonyms of night black, blackness, candlelight, darkness, dusk, gloaming, gloom, murk, dark, semidarkness, shade, shadows, twilight, umbraWords Related to night midnight; blackout, brownout, dimout; shadiness, umbrage; dullness (also dulness), somberness; cloudiness, fogginess, haziness, mistiness, murkiness; dimness, faintness, gloominess, grayness, paleness; half-lightNear Antonyms of night moonlight, starlight, sunlight; effulgence, radiance, radiancy, shine, sunshine; incandescence, luminance, luminescence, luminosity, luminousnessAntonyms of night blaze, brightness, brilliance, day, daylight, glare, glow, light, lightness
3 the time from when the sun begins to set to the onset of total darkness we waited until night to begin lighting the candles in the windows Synonyms of night crepuscule (or crepuscle), eve, evenfall, evening, eventide, gloaming, dusk, nightfall, sundown, sunset, twilightWords Related to night dark, darkness, nighttimeNear Antonyms of night day, daytime, light; forenoonAntonyms of night aurora, cockcrow, dawn, dawning, daybreak, daylight, morn, morning, sunrise, sunup
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