school night


noun
  1. any night of the week that precedes a day of school

  2. jocular any night of the week that precedes a day of work

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How to use school night in a sentence

  • That evening was school-night again, and Mr. Fabian was interested in hearing if Martha had proved satisfactory.

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  • It was school-night, but the men were up for fun, so gave the Doctor a holiday.

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