Associations to the word «Overnight»


OVERNIGHT, adverb. Throughout the night.
OVERNIGHT, adverb. During a single night.
OVERNIGHT, adverb. In a very short (but unspecified) amount of time.
OVERNIGHT, adjective. Occurring between dusk and dawn.
OVERNIGHT, adjective. Complete before the next morning.
OVERNIGHT, verb. (intransitive) To stay overnight; to spend the night. [from 19th c.]
OVERNIGHT, verb. (transitive) (US) To send something for delivery the next day. [from 20th c.]
OVERNIGHT, noun. Items delivered or completed overnight.
OVERNIGHT, noun. An overnight stay, especially in a hotel or other lodging facility.
OVERNIGHT, noun. (obsolete) The fore part of the previous night; yesterday evening.

Dictionary definition

OVERNIGHT, adverb. During or for the length of one night; "the fish marinates overnight".
OVERNIGHT, adverb. Happening in a short time or with great speed; "these solutions cannot be found overnight!".
OVERNIGHT, adjective. Lasting, open, or operating through the whole night; "a nightlong vigil"; "an all-night drugstore"; "an overnight trip".

Wise words

Occasionally in life there are those moments of unutterable fulfillment which cannot be completely explained by those symbols called words. Their meanings can only be articulated by the inaudible language of the heart.
Martin Luther King Jr.