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OTHER WORDS FROM morningpre·morn·ing, adjective
Words nearby morning
What is a basic definition of morning?
Morning refers to the beginning of the day. Morning is used figuratively to refer to the beginning of anything. Morning is also used to describe something that involves or occurs during the morning.
Depending on who you ask, the exact hours of the morning will be different. Generally speaking, morning begins either at sunrise or at midnight (12 a.m.) and ends at noon (12 p.m.).
- Real-life examples: People usually sleep at night and wake up in the morning. The sun rises in the morning. Roosters are known to crow during the morning when the sun comes up.
- Used in a sentence: I would rather sleep until noon than wake up early in the morning.
Morning is also used figuratively to mean the beginning of something, such as a life, or an early period of something.
- Real-life examples: The first movies were made in the morning of the film industry. Babyhood is the morning of a human’s life.
- Used in a sentence: Archaeologists discovered artifacts left behind by people who lived during the morning of civilization.
As an adjective, morning means that something is related to the morning or happens during the morning.
- Real-life examples: A morning person likes being awake in the morning. A morning shower is taken in the early part of the day.
- Used in a sentence: Delivering the morning newspaper means waking up at 5 a.m.
Where does morning come from?
The first records of morning come from around 1200. It comes from the Middle English morwening and was modeled on the older word evening.
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What are some other forms related to morning?
- premorning (adjective)
What are some synonyms for morning?
What are some words that share a root or word element with morning?
What are some words that often get used in discussing morning?
How is morning used in real life?
Morning is a common word that refers to the early hours of the day.
Early morning flights.. I hate mornings..actually hate is a strong word. I (vocab word) "detest" mornings
— Justin Bieber (@justinbieber) May 22, 2010
I’m headed out for my morning jog 🏃🏿♂️
— Chad Johnson (@ochocinco) April 9, 2020
First, some marmalade on toast and then we're making mince pies. I think this is going to be a very good morning.
— Paddington (@paddingtonbear) December 9, 2020
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The sun sets in the morning.
Example sentences from the Web for morning
You can read it every morning on Extra Crunch, or get The Exchange newsletter every Saturday.Palantir’s concentrated governance is great for execs, but what about shareholders?|Alex Wilhelm|September 4, 2020|TechCrunch
The Nihon Keizai Shimbun profile credits him with pioneering tsuji-dachi, the now commonplace practice of making “soapbox speeches” in front of train stations to connect with morning commuters.How the son of strawberry pickers became Japan’s most likely choice for next prime minister|claychandler|September 3, 2020|Fortune
I’m also a runner, I wouldn’t necessarily say that’s fun, but I do seven miles every single morning.Full Transcript: Tomi Lahren on ‘The Carlos Watson Show’|Daniel Malloy|August 31, 2020|Ozy
For preschools, staff recommended a traditional in-person learning model with morning and afternoon on-campus sessions in small student groups, with safety considerations such as monitoring toys and materials provided to each group, Jennings said.North County Report: School Reopening Tensions Are High in Oceanside|Kayla Jimenez|July 22, 2020|Voice of San Diego
I looked just this morning and egg prices are up about 300 percent over just a few weeks ago.What Happens When Everyone Stays Home to Eat? (Ep. 412)|Stephen J. Dubner|April 9, 2020|Freakonomics
Gunshots rang out in Paris this morning on a second day of deadly violence that has stunned the French capital.
A policewoman was shot dead this morning while law enforcement searched for the Charlie Lebdo killers.
This reporter knocked at the Wilkins home on Tuesday morning but received neither an answer nor the business end of a shotgun.The 7-Year-Old Plane Crash Survivor’s Brutal Journey Through the Woods|James Higdon|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Indeed, although he works here in the old town, he lives in the new part of the city where he walks his dog in the morning.The Photographer Who Gave Up Manhattan for Marrakech|Liza Foreman|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In the wee hours of Christmas morning, a flight deal was shared in an exclusive Facebook group for urban travelers.‘We Out Here’: Inside the New Black Travel Movement|Charlise Ferguson|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“This is a distressing predicament for these young people,” thought Mr. Pickwick, as he dressed himself next morning.The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club, v. 2(of 2)|Charles Dickens
On the morning after Ramona's disappearance, words had been spoken by each which neither would ever forget.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
The lady in black was reading her morning devotions on the porch of a neighboring bathhouse.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
There he gave orders for the car to be put into running condition for the following morning, and returned to the hotel.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
Mary is fair as the morning dew— Cheeks of roses and ribbons of blue!
British Dictionary definitions for morning
Word Origin for morning
Idioms and Phrases with morning
In addition to the idiom beginning with morning
- morning after, the
- good day (morning)
- Monday-morning quarterback