What does tonight mean?

Definitions for tonight
təˈnaɪttonight

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tonightadverb

    the present or immediately coming night

  2. tonight, this evening, this nightadverb

    during the night of the present day

    "drop by tonight"

Wiktionary

  1. tonightnoun

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

  2. tonightadverb

    During the current day's nighttime.

  3. Etymology: From toniht.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tonightadverb

    on this present or coming night

  2. Tonightadverb

    on the last night past

  3. Tonightnoun

    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

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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

Examples of tonight in a Sentence

  1. Brian Jean:

    I'm afraid that huge parts of my home town, Fort McMurray, may burn tonight and will continue to burn tomorrow, my thoughts are with people affected by the fire in Fort McMurray tonight.

  2. Sunny Hostin:

    I think you do it and it's something that I tell my girlfriends because ... we also don't need him to go somewhere else, i think that in a marriage you do a lot of things that you may not be in the mood for. Am I really in the mood to cook tonight? Am I really in the mood to listen to your story about work? ... No, and so even if I'm not in the mood, I think that as a friend, as a lover, as a partner, you make sure you get in the mood.

  3. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz:

    Tonight is a victory for the grassroots. Tonight is a victory for courageous conservatives across Iowa and all across this great nation.

  4. Senator Harris:

    This is going to sound immodest, but obviously I'm a top-tier candidate and so I did expect that I'd be on the stage and take some hits tonight, when people are at 0 or 1 % or whatever she might be at, so I did expect to take some hits tonight.

  5. South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley:

    He should be sitting with us tonight. Sadly, he is not. This is an infinitely dimmer room because of it.

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