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See also: Morning
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈmɔːnɪŋ/
- (General American) IPA(key): /ˈmɔɹnɪŋ/
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- Rhymes: -ɔː(ɹ)nɪŋ
- Hyphenation: morn‧ing
- Homophone: mourning
morning (plural mornings)
- The part of the day from dawn to noon.
- I'll see you tomorrow morning.
- 1835, Sir John Ross, Sir James Clark Ross, Narrative of a Second Voyage in Search of a North-west Passage …, Volume 1, pp.284-5
- Towards the following morning, the thermometer fell to 5°; and at daylight, there was not an atom of water to be seen in any direction.
1898, Winston Churchill, chapter 4, in The Celebrity:
- One morning I had been driven to the precarious refuge afforded by the steps of the inn, after rejecting offers from the Celebrity to join him in a variety of amusements. But even here I was not free from interruption, for he was seated on a horse-block below me, playing with a fox terrier.
- The part of the day between midnight and noon.
- one o'clock in the morning (1 am)
Terms derived from morning
- (times of day) time of day; dawn, morning, noon/midday, afternoon, evening, dusk, night, midnight (Category: en:Times of day)
part of the day between dawn and midday
the part of the day after midnight and before midday
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- A greeting said in the morning; good morning
Most common English words before 1923 in Project Gutenberg: sent · keep · myself · #273: morning · money · door · round