Definitions for tonighttəˈnaɪt
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
this present or coming night; the night of this present day.
(adv.)on this present night; on the night of this present day.
Obs. during last night.
Origin of tonight:
bef. 1000; ME; OE tō niht
the present or immediately coming night
tonight, this evening, this night(adverb)
during the night of the present day
"drop by tonight"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
during the evening or night of today
What time will you get back tonight?
the evening or night of today
I'm really looking forward to tonight's show.
The nighttime of the current day or date; this night.
During the current day's nighttime.
Origin: From toniht.
on this present or coming night
on the last night past
the present or the coming night; the night after the present day
Tonight is the sixteenth studio album by David Bowie, released in 1984. Bowie described the album, released immediately after his previous album's tour wrapped up, as an effort to "keep my hand in, so to speak," and to retain the new audience that he had recently acquired. The album reached number one in the UK album charts in October 1984.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'tonight' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1977
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'tonight' in Written Corpus Frequency: #498
Rank popularity for the word 'tonight' in Adverbs Frequency: #140
Translations for tonight
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
(on) the night of this present day
Here is tonight's weather forecast; I'm going home early tonight.
- الليلَه، هذه الليْلَهArabic
- esta noitePortuguese (BR)
- dnešní/dnes večerCzech
- heute abendGerman
- i aftenDanish
- esta nocheSpanish
- tänane õhtu, täna õhtulEstonian
- tänä iltanaFinnish
- ce soirFrench
- आज की रातHindi
- ma este,éjjelHungarian
- malam iniIndonesian
- kvöld yfirstandandi dags, í kvöldIcelandic
- questa sera/notte, stasera, stanotteItalian
- 오늘 밤Korean
- šis vakaras, ši naktis; šįvakar, šiąnaktLithuanian
- šis vakars; šī nakts; šovakar; šonaktLatvian
- malam iniMalay
- i kveld/nattNorwegian
- dzisiaj wieczoremPolish
- نن شپې ته، په نن شپه: نن شپه، نننۍ شپهPashto
- esta noitePortuguese
- (în) seara aceastaRomanian
- сегодня вечеромRussian
- dnes večer, dnes v noci; dnešný večer, dnešná nocSlovak
- i kväll, i nattSwedish
- คืนนี้; ในคืนนี้Thai
- bu geceTurkish
- 今晚，今夜Chinese (Trad.)
- сьогоднішній вечір; сьогодні ввечері, вночіUkrainian
- آج کي راتUrdu
- đêm nayVietnamese
- 今晚，今夜Chinese (Simp.)
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