Midnight definition

mĭdnīt
The middle of the night, specifically 12 o'clock at night.
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Twelve o'clock at night; the middle of the night.
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Deep darkness.
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Of or at midnight.
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The definition of midnight is 12:00 at night.

When it turns 12:00 AM, this is an example of midnight.

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Like or suggestive of midnight; very dark.

Midnight blue.

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Intense darkness or gloom.
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A period of darkness and gloom.
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The middle of the night; 12:00 am; on a 12-hour clock, 12:00 at night; on a 24-hour clock, 00:00.
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The middle of the night: the moment of time, which is equidistant between sunset and sunrise.
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burn the midnight oil
  • to study or work very late into the night
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
midnight
Plural:
midnights

Idioms and Phrasal Verbs