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Meaning of tonight by Wiktionary Dictionary

tonight


    Alternative forms

    Etymology

    From Old English tōniht .

    Pronunciation

    • Rhymes: -aɪt

    Noun

    tonight ( plural: tonights )

    1. The nighttime of the current day or date; this night .
      Tonight is the night .
      I have high hopes for tonight .

    Adverb

    tonight ( not comparable )

    1. During the current day's nighttime .
      I want to party tonight!
      I had a wonderful time with you tonight .
      Tonight is a great night for Sangria'!

    Anagrams


    to-night

    By Wiktionary ( 2012/02/26 02:05 UTC Version )

    Etymology

    to- +‎ night

    Adverb

    to-night ( not comparable )

    1. Archaic spelling of tonight .

    Noun

    to-night ( usually uncountable; plural: to-nights )

    1. Archaic spelling of tonight .

    to‐night

    By Wiktionary ( 2011/05/18 19:08 UTC Version )

    Etymology

    to- +‎ night

    Adverb

    to-night ( not comparable )

    1. Obsolete spelling of tonight .

    Noun

    to-night ( usually uncountable; plural: to-nights )

    1. Obsolete spelling of tonight .


Explanation of tonight by Wordnet Dictionary

tonight


    Adverb
    1. during the night of the present day

    2. drop by tonight
    Noun
    1. the present or immediately coming night



    Definition of tonight by GCIDE Dictionary

    tonight


    1. Tonight adv. [Prep. to + night]
      1. On this present or coming night.

      2. On the last night past. [Obs.] Shak.

    2. Tonight, n. The present or the coming night; the night after the present day.