last night.


during last night.

Origin of yesternight

before 900; Middle English; Old English gystran niht. See yester-, night Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for yesternight

Historical Examples of yesternight

  • Yesternight I learned that you lived, but I looked not for you here.

  • And yesternight, Cleopatra, thou didst swear that thou wouldst wed me, and call me to thy side before the face of Egypt!


    H. Rider Haggard

  • Was this resolution sudden, or did the Lady Sybilla know of it yesternight?

    The Black Douglas

    S. R. Crockett

  • When Claudio asks her: 'What man was he talked with yesternight out at your window betwixt twelve and one?'

  • I could suffer the lash of misery eleven months in the year, were the twelfth to be composed of hours like yesternight.