Associations to the word «Fortnight»


FORTNIGHT, noun. (chiefly UK) (Ireland) (Australia) (New Zealand) A period of fourteen nights; two weeks.
FORTNIGHT, adverb. After a fortnight has passed.

Dictionary definition

FORTNIGHT, noun. A period of fourteen consecutive days; "most major tennis tournaments last a fortnight".

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King