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nighttime

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

of, relating to, or occurring in the night
  • warnings about protecting household pets from nighttime predators in the outer reaches of suburbia

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nighttime

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of nighttime (Entry 2 of 2)

the time from sunset to sunrise when there is no visible sunlight
  • before electricity, gas lamps were used for illumination during the nighttime

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“Nighttime.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nighttime. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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