What does morning mean?

Definitions for morning
ˈmɔr nɪŋmorn·ing

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

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"

Wiktionary

  1. morning(Noun)

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

    Etymology: From morwening, equivalent to . See also morrow, morwe.

  2. morning(Noun)

    The part of the day from dawn to midday.

    Etymology: 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

    Etymology: [OE. morning, morwening. See Morn.]

Freebase

  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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Morning

    morn′ing, n. the first part of the day: the early part of anything: the first dram of the day.—adj. pertaining to the morning: taking place or being in the morning.—ns. Morn′ing-dress, dress such as is usually worn in the morning, as opposed to Evening-dress; Morn′ing-gift, a gift made by the husband to the wife on the morning after marriage; Morning-gown, a gown for wearing in the morning; Morn′ing-land, the east; Morn′ing-room, a woman's morning boudoir or sitting-room in English country houses; Morn′ing-sick′ness, nausea and vomiting in the morning, common in the early stages of pregnancy; Morn′ing-star, any of the planets, esp. Venus, when it rises before the sun: a kind of flail with a star-like ball of metal at the end of a chain, formerly used as a weapon of war; Morn′ing-tide, the morning time: early part; Morn′ing-watch, the watch between 4 and 8 A.M. [Contr. of morwen-ing. Cf. Morn.]

Editors Contribution

  1. morning

    A specific known period of time.

    To wake in the morning and hear the birds singing is joy to the soul.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 5, 2020  

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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

How to pronounce morning?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say morning in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of morning in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of morning in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of morning in a Sentence

  1. Sir Walter Scott:

    Our time is like our money; when we change a guinea the shillings escape as things of small account; when we break a day by idleness in the morning, the rest of the hours lose their importance in our eyes.

  2. Adjutant Christian Retournat:

    It is way too soon to say whether or not it is MH370. We just found the debris this morning.

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    In a beautiful morning, walking barefoot to the work through the green fields with the company of the singing birds... and there you shall meet the real happiness!

  4. George Bidault:

    Freedom is when one hears the bell at seven o'clock in the morning and knows it is the milkman and not the Gestapo.

  5. Lynne Smith:

    I go out every day driving around, every day you see things that are inspirational. Getting up in the morning I sit on the terrace, I look out to the sea, to the islands.

Images & Illustrations of morning

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