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(adverb, adj.sat, noun, verb, adj.)


There are 12 meanings of the word Overnight.

Overnight - as an adverb

During or for the length of one night

Example: "The fish marinates overnight"

Happening in a short time or with great speed

Example: "These solutions cannot be found overnight!"

Overnight - as an adjective satellite

Lasting, open, or operating through the whole night

Example: "A nightlong vigil"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Overnight - as a noun

Items delivered or completed overnight.

Example: "Have you looked at the overnights yet?"

An overnight stay, especially in a hotel or other lodging facility.

(in the plural) viewership ratings for a television show that are published the morning after it is broadcast, and may be revised later on.

The fore part of the previous night; yesterday evening.

Overnight - as a verb

To stay overnight; to spend the night.

To send something for delivery the next day.

Example: "We can overnight you the documents for signature."

Overnight - as an adjective

Occurring between dusk and dawn.

Example: "The overnight ferry docked at 10am."

Complete before the next morning.

Example: "Don't expect overnight delivery."

Of an activity or event in which participants stay overnight.

Example: "They sent their kids to overnight camp."

Example Sentences

"We had an overnight guest at our house last night."
"He left his clothes in the overnight bag."
"We took an overnight train to reach our destination."
"An overnight stay at the hotel is included in the package."
"The overnight flight was comfortable and smooth."
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Word Game Points

Is OVERNIGHT a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, overnight is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

OVERNIGHT has a SCRABBLE points total of 16.

Is OVERNIGHT a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, overnight is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
OVERNIGHT has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 18.

Is OVERNIGHT a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, overnight is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
OVERNIGHT has a WORDFEUD points total of 17.

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