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noonday

[noon-dey]
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adjective
  1. of or at noon or midday: the usual noonday meal.
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noun
  1. midday; noon.
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Origin of noonday

First recorded in 1525–35; noon + day
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noonday

noun
    1. the middle of the day; noon
    2. (as modifier)the noonday sun
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Word Origin and History for noonday

n.

"middle of the day," first used by Coverdale (1535), from noon + day.

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