What does tonight mean?

Definitions for tonighttəˈnaɪt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word tonight.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tonight(adverb)

    the present or immediately coming night

  2. tonight, this evening, this night(adverb)

    during the night of the present day

    "drop by tonight"

Wiktionary

  1. tonight(Noun)

    The nighttime of the current day or date; this night.

  2. tonight(Adverb)

    During the current day's nighttime.

  3. Origin: From toniht.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tonight(adverb)

    on this present or coming night

  2. Tonight(adverb)

    on the last night past

  3. Tonight(noun)

    the present or the coming night; the night after the present day

Freebase

  1. Tonight

    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

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'tonight' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1977

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'tonight' in Written Corpus Frequency: #498

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'tonight' in Adverbs Frequency: #140

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tonight in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tonight in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bobby Brown:

    There’s only one thing I ask of y’all tonight, just enjoy yourselves tonight.

  2. James Barrie:

    Shall we make a new rule of life from tonight always try to be a little kinder than is necessary.

  3. Blade:

    Blade There are worse things out tonight than vampires. Dr. Karen Jenson Like what Blade Like me.

  4. Rachel Maddow:

    My goal is not to be ‘Entertainment Tonight,’ with all due respect to ‘Entertainment Tonight,’.

  5. Richard Milhous Nixon:

    Tonight-to you, the great silent majority of my fellow Americans-I ask for your support. (On his Vietnam War policy)

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