night

  1. Proper noun.  (context, paganism) The goddess of the night in Heathenry.
  2. Noun.  (countable) The period between sunset and sunrise, when a location faces far away from the sun, thus when the sky is dark.
  3. Noun.  (countable) An evening or night spent at a particular activity.
  4. Noun.  (countable) A night (and part of the days before and after it) spent in a hotel or other accommodation.
  5. Noun.  (uncountable) Nightfall.
  6. Noun.  (uncountable) Darkness.
  7. Interjection.  Short for good night.

This is an unmodified, but possibly outdated, definition from Wiktionary and used here under the Creative Commons license. Wiktionary is a great resource. If you like it too, please donate to Wikimedia.

This entry was last updated on RefTopia from its source on 3/20/2012.