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, forenoonnoun

    the time period between dawn and noon

    "I spent the morning running errands"

  2. good morning, morningnoun

    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, cockcrownoun

    the first light of day

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

  4. dawn, morningnoun

    the earliest period

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

Wiktionary

  1. morningnoun

    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. morningnoun

    The part of the day from dawn to midday.

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Morningadjective

    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

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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. Robert Frost:

    The brain is a wonderful organ it starts working the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get into the office.

  2. Raven Saunders:

    It was like no one really understood the pain and the challenges I was going through, it got worse and worse and worse and worse till it all boiled over... I remember in the morning, just going through the motions, kind of being in a daze, having things to do, but not really having any motivation or any care to really get anything done. Read More.

  3. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    In the middle of the night, if you have decided to do something good for the world, don’t wait for the morning to come!

  4. Mike Hughes:

    Am I glad I did it? Yeah. I guess. I’ll feel it in the morning. I won’t be able to get out of bed. At least I can go home and have dinner and see my cats tonight.

  5. Karl Marx:

    In communist society, where nobody has one exclusive sphere of activity but each can become accomplished in any branch he wishes, society regulates the general production and thus makes it possible for me to do one thing today and another tomorrow, to hunt in the morning, fish in the afternoon, rear cattle in the evening, criticize after dinner, just as I have a mind, without ever becoming hunter, fisherman, shepherd or critic.

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