midday


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mid·day

 (mĭd′dā′)
n.
The middle of the day; noon.

midday

(ˈmɪdˈdeɪ)
n
a. the middle of the day; noon
b. (as modifier): a midday meal.

mid•day

(n. ˈmɪdˈdeɪ, -ˌdeɪ; adj. -ˌdeɪ)

n.
the middle of the day; noon or the time shortly before or after noon.
[before 1000]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.midday - the middle of the daymidday - the middle of the day    
24-hour interval, day, mean solar day, solar day, twenty-four hour period, twenty-four hours - time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis; "two days later they left"; "they put on two performances every day"; "there are 30,000 passengers per day"
time of day, hour - clock time; "the hour is getting late"

midday

noun noon, twelve o'clock, noonday, noontime, twelve noon, noontide At midday everyone would go down to the cafe.
Translations
مُنْتَصَفُ الّنَهَارِمُنْتَصَف النَّهار
polednepolední
middagmiddags-
keskipäivä
podne
délidõ
miî-/hádegi
真昼
정오
vidurdienis
pusdiena, dienas vidus
poludňajší
poldan
mitt på dagen
เที่ยงวัน
öğlegün ortası
buổi trưa

midday

[ˈmɪdˈdeɪ]
A. Nmediodía m
at middaya(l) mediodía
B. CPD the midday sun Nel sol de(l) mediodía

midday

[ˌmɪdˈdeɪ]
nmidi m
at midday → à midi
modif [heat, sun] → de midi
the midday sun → le soleil de midi

midday

nMittag m; at middaymittags, gegen Mittag, um die Mittagszeit
adj attrmittäglich; midday mealMittagessen nt; midday sun/heatMittagssonne/-hitze f

midday

[ˌmɪdˈdeɪ]
1. nmezzogiorno
at midday → a mezzogiorno
2. adjdi mezzogiorno

midday

(midˈdei) noun
the middle of the day; twelve o'clock. We'll meet you at midday; (also adjective) a midday meal.

midday

مُنْتَصَفُ الّنَهَارِ poledne middag Mittag μεσημέρι mediodía keskipäivä midi podne mezzogiorno 真昼 정오 middag midt på dagen południe meio-dia полдень mitt på dagen เที่ยงวัน öğle buổi trưa 正午
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Then, between that and the midday meal, were drinks numerous enough to develop a pleasant jingle.
To-day, however, is the thirty-first of May, and he has not been yet, and to-morrow, at midday, the payment falls due; if, therefore, I don't pay to-morrow, those gentlemen can, by the terms of the contract, break off the bargain; I shall be stripped of everything; I shall have worked for three years, and given two hundred and fifty thousand francs for nothing, absolutely for nothing at all, dear M.
Long before midday they slackened speed, after crossing Battersea Bridge, and the two cars drew alongside.
Since three hours were consumed by making camp at night and cooking beans, by getting breakfast in the morning and breaking camp, and by thawing beans at the midday halt, nine hours were left for sleep and recuperation, and neither men nor dogs wasted many minutes of those nine hours.
At midday to-morrow I shall be pleased to receive you," he said.
While I was having my midday dinner at the hotel, I met one of the old lawyers who was still in practice, and he took me up to his office and talked over the Cutter case with me.
At midday the father turned to his small son and said,
They could not have heard us, and the next morning when the drizzle cleared,-- which was not until past midday,--we could see nothing of them.
At midday the Russian baggage train, the artillery, and columns of troops were defiling through the town of Enns on both sides of the bridge.
It seemed as if I had hardly closed my eyes, though in fact it was near midday, when I was awakened by the report of a rifle, the bullet striking the bowlder just above my body.
The morning was hot, and the exercise of reading left her mind contracting and expanding like the main-spring of a clock, and the small noises of midday, which one can ascribe to no definite cause, in a regular rhythm.
The sun of knowledge stands once more at midday; and the serpent of eternity lies coiled in its light--: It is YOUR time, ye midday brethren.