The wee hours of the night.
The definition of wee hours are the hours very late at night or very early in the morning.
An example of wee hours are the hours between 1:00 AM and 4:00 AM.
the first few hours after midnight
Origin of wee hoursbecause designated by low numbers
- Within the context of a sentence, almost always used with the definite article "the", especially, or a demonstrative adjective.