morning

Morning is the earliest part of the day. No matter what time you get up, morning ends at noon.

Originally, in the 13th century, morning meant the time just before sunrise. Now, morning technically starts at 12:00am and lasts until 12:00pm. If you describe yourself as a "morning person," you like to get up early. Strangely enough, a "night person," who stays up very late might not go to bed until several early-morning hours have passed.

Definitions of morning
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n the time period between dawn and noon

“I spent the morning running errands”
Synonyms:
forenoon, morn, morning time
Type of:
period, period of time, time period
an amount of time

n the first light of day

“they talked until morning
Synonyms:
aurora, break of day, break of the day, cockcrow, dawn, dawning, daybreak, dayspring, first light, sunrise, sunup
Antonyms:
sundown, sunset
the time in the evening at which the sun begins to fall below the horizon
Type of:
hour, time of day
clock time

n a conventional expression of greeting or farewell

Synonyms:
good morning
Type of:
farewell, word of farewell
an acknowledgment or expression of goodwill at parting
greeting, salutation
(usually plural) an acknowledgment or expression of good will (especially on meeting)

n the earliest period

“the morning of the world”
Synonyms:
dawn
Type of:
start
the beginning of anything

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