a watch or guard kept during the night.
a person or the persons keeping such a watch.
Usually, night watches. the periods or divisions into which the night was divided in ancient times.
a painting (1642) by Rembrandt.
a watch or guard kept at night, esp for security
the period of time the watch is kept
a person who keeps such a watch; night watchman
“guard kept during the night,” late Old English; see night + watch (n.).
noun 1. . 2. Cricket. a batsman who is sent in to bat just before the end of a day’s play and continues his innings on the next day of play. noun 1. Also called night watch. a person who keeps guard at night on a factory, public building, etc 2. (cricket) a batsman sent […]
[nahyt-wair] /ˈnaɪtˌwɛər/ noun 1. clothes. /ˈnaɪtˌwɛə/ noun 1. apparel worn in bed or before retiring to bed; pyjamas, nightdress, dressing gown, etc
[nahy-tee] /ˈnaɪ ti/ noun, plural nighties. 1. . [nahy-tee] /ˈnaɪ ti/ noun, Informal. 1. a . /ˈnaɪtɪ/ noun (pl) nighties 1. (informal) short for nightdress n. 1871, short for nightgown; originally a children’s word. noun A nightgown: Aphrodite in her nightie, Oh my God what a sightie (1894+) nightgown nightgown
[nahy-tee-nahyt] /ˈnaɪ tiˈnaɪt/ interjection, Informal. 1. .