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.’;
The act of spending the night as a guest in another's house, especially when the participants are children.
(figurative) In a very short (but unspecified) amount of time.
‘The change seemed to happen overnight.’;
An overnight guest.
Occurring between dusk and dawn.
‘The overnight ferry docked at 10AM.’;
an occasion of spending a night away from home or having a guest spend the night in your home (especially as a party for children)
Complete before the next morning.
‘Don't expect overnight delivery.’;
A sleepover is a social occasion whereby a friend stays overnight at another friend's house. A pajama party or slumber party is essentially the same thing, but may involve multiple people.
Of an activity or event in which participants stay overnight.
‘They sent their kids to overnight camp.’; ‘We went on an overnight ski trip.’;
(intransitive) To stay overnight; to spend the night.
To send something for delivery the next day.
‘We can overnight you the documents for signature.’;
Items delivered or completed overnight.
‘Have you looked at the overnights yet?’;
An overnight stay, especially in a hotel or other lodging facility.
Viewership ratings for a television show that are published the morning after it is broadcast, and may be revised later on.
(obsolete) The fore part of the previous night; yesterday evening.
The fore part of the night last past; the previous evening.
In the fore part of the night last past; in the evening before.
Throughout the night; as, the candle will not last overnight.
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.’;
Ocurring or accomplished during one night; as, guaranteed overnight delivery of a package.
lasting through or extending over the whole night;
‘a nightlong vigil’; ‘an overnight trip’;
happening in a short time or with great speed;
‘these solutions cannot be found 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.