English dictionary definition of:



  • the time after sunset and before sunrise while it is dark outside
  • a period of ignorance or backwardness or gloom
  • the period spent sleeping
  • the dark part of the diurnal cycle considered a time unit
  • darkness
  • a shortening of nightfall
  • the time between sunset and midnight
  • Roman goddess of night; daughter of Erebus; counterpart of Greek Nyx


dark   nighttime   nox  

Spellzone course content

View spelling list igh words and learn about the word night in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 7. Long vowels e.g ee, ea or y? oa, o-e, or ow? u-e, ue, or ew?.

Scrabble score for night

Scrabble score = 9

generated at 13:09:02 on 12-02-20

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