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Overnight vs. Night

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Overnightadverb

During or throughout the night, especially during the evening or night just past.

‘Let it run overnight and we'll check on it in the morning.’; ‘They delivered the package overnight.’;

Nightnoun

(countable) The period between sunset and sunrise, when a location faces far away from the sun, thus when the sky is dark.

‘How do you sleep at night when you attack your kids like that!?’;

Overnightadverb

(figurative) In a very short (but unspecified) amount of time.

‘The change seemed to happen overnight.’;

Nightnoun

(countable) An evening or night spent at a particular activity.

‘a night on the town’;

Overnightadjective

Occurring between dusk and dawn.

‘The overnight ferry docked at 10AM.’;

Nightnoun

(countable) A night (and part of the days before and after it) spent in a hotel or other accommodation.

‘We stayed at the Hilton for five nights.’;

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Overnightadjective

Complete before the next morning.

‘Don't expect overnight delivery.’;

Nightnoun

(uncountable) Nightfall.

‘from noon till night’;

Overnightadjective

Of an activity or event in which participants stay overnight.

‘They sent their kids to overnight camp.’; ‘We went on an overnight ski trip.’;

Nightnoun

(uncountable) Darkness.

‘The cat disappeared into the night.’;

Overnightverb

(intransitive) To stay overnight; to spend the night.

Nightnoun

(uncountable) A dark blue colour, midnight blue.

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Overnightverb

To send something for delivery the next day.

‘We can overnight you the documents for signature.’;

Nightnoun

A night's worth of competitions, generally one game.

Overnightnoun

Items delivered or completed overnight.

‘Have you looked at the overnights yet?’;

Nightverb

To spend a night (in a place), to overnight.

Overnightnoun

An overnight stay, especially in a hotel or other lodging facility.

Nightnoun

That part of the natural day when the sun is beneath the horizon, or the time from sunset to sunrise; esp., the time between dusk and dawn, when there is no light of the sun, but only moonlight, starlight, or artificial light.

‘And God called the light Day, and the darkness he called Night.’;

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Overnightnoun

Viewership ratings for a television show that are published the morning after it is broadcast, and may be revised later on.

Nightnoun

Darkness; obscurity; concealment.

‘Nature and nature's laws lay hid in night.’;

Overnightnoun

(obsolete) The fore part of the previous night; yesterday evening.

Nightnoun

Intellectual and moral darkness; ignorance.

‘She closed her eyes in everlasting night.’; ‘Do not go gentle into that good nightRage, rage against the dying of the light.’;

Overnightnoun

The fore part of the night last past; the previous evening.

Nightnoun

A lifeless or unenlivened period, as when nature seems to sleep.

‘So help me God, as I have watched the night,Ay, night by night, in studying good for England.’;

Overnightadverb

In the fore part of the night last past; in the evening before.

Nightnoun

the time after sunset and before sunrise while it is dark outside

Overnightadverb

Throughout the night; as, the candle will not last overnight.

Nightnoun

the time between sunset and midnight;

‘he watched television every night’;

Overnightadverb

During the night; hence, in a short period of time; as, his prospects of winning changed overnight.

‘I had been telling her all that happened overnight.’;

Nightnoun

the period spent sleeping;

‘I had a restless night’;

Overnightadjective

Ocurring or accomplished during one night; as, guaranteed overnight delivery of a package.

Nightnoun

the dark part of the diurnal cycle considered a time unit;

‘three nights later he collapsed’;

Overnightadjective

lasting through or extending over the whole night;

‘a nightlong vigil’; ‘an overnight trip’;

Nightnoun

darkness;

‘it vanished into the night’;

Overnightadverb

happening in a short time or with great speed;

‘these solutions cannot be found overnight!’;

Nightnoun

a shortening of nightfall;

‘they worked from morning to night’;

Overnight

Overnight is a 2003 American documentary film by Tony Montana and Mark Brian Smith. The film details the rise and stumble of filmmaker and musician Troy Duffy, the writer-director of The Boondock Saints, and was filmed at his request.Duffy is presented as a victim of his own ego, and as the film progresses and his fortunes fade, he becomes increasingly abusive to his friends, relatives and business partners.

Nightnoun

a period of ignorance or backwardness or gloom

Nightnoun

Roman goddess of night; daughter of Erebus; counterpart of Greek Nyx

Night

Night (also described as night time or night-time or nighttime, unconventionally spelled as nite) is the period of ambient darkness from sunset to sunrise during each 24-hour day, when the Sun is below the horizon. The exact time when night begins and ends depends on the location and varies throughout the year, based on factors such as season and latitude.

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