Definitions for morningˈmɔr nɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

morn•ingˈmɔr nɪŋ(n.)

  1. the first period of the day, extending from dawn, or from midnight, to noon.

  2. the beginning of day; dawn.

  3. the early period of anything:

    the morning of life.

  4. (adj.)of or in the morning.

Origin of morning:

1200–50; ME; see morn , -ing1; after evening

Princeton's WordNet

  1. morning, morn, morning time, forenoon(noun)

    the time period between dawn and noon

    "I spent the morning running errands"

  2. good morning, morning(noun)

    a conventional expression of greeting or farewell

  3. dawn, dawning, morning, aurora, first light, daybreak, break of day, break of the day, dayspring, sunrise, sunup, cockcrow(noun)

    the first light of day

    "we got up before dawn"; "they talked until morning"

  4. dawn, morning(noun)

    the earliest period

    "the dawn of civilization"; "the morning of the world"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. morning(noun)ˈmɔr nɪŋ

    the first part of the day, until midday

    I go running every morning.; tomorrow/yesterday morning; Thursday/Monday/Friday etc. morning

  2. morningˈmɔr nɪŋ

    tomorrow morning

    You'll feel better in the morning.

  3. morningˈmɔr nɪŋ

    from midnight until it gets light

    The party went on until 4 in the morning.


  1. morning(Noun)

    The part of the day after midnight and before midday: one o'clock in the morning = 0100 or 1 a.m.

  2. morning(Noun)

    The part of the day from dawn to midday.

  3. Origin: From morwening, equivalent to . See also morrow, morwe.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Morning(adj)

    pertaining to the first part or early part of the day; being in the early part of the day; as, morning dew; morning light; morning service


  1. Morning

    Morning is the period of time between midnight or dawn and noon. Morning precedes afternoon, evening, and night in the sequence of a day. Originally, the term referred to sunrise.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'morning' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #541

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'morning' in Written Corpus Frequency: #241

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'morning' in Nouns Frequency: #154

Anagrams of morning

  1. norming

Translations for morning

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


the first part of the day, approximately up to noon

this morning; tomorrow morning.

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