twi-night

[ twahy-nahyt ]
/ ˈtwaɪˌnaɪt /

adjective Baseball.

pertaining to or noting a doubleheader in which the first game begins late in the afternoon and the second in the evening under lights.

Nearby words

  1. twentymo,
  2. twerk,
  3. twerp,
  4. twi,
  5. twi-,
  6. twi-nighter,
  7. twibill,
  8. twice,
  9. twice-born,
  10. twice-laid

Origin of twi-night

First recorded in 1945–50; twi(light) + night

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