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
References in classic literature ?
At a little past midday, I knew I must be nearing my destination.
She retained a few of the sketches, and gave all the rest to Madame Ratignolle, who appreciated the gift far beyond its value and proudly exhibited the pictures to her husband when he came up from the store a little later for his midday dinner.
No use sterning all, then; but as I was groping at midday, with a blinding sun, all crown-jewels; as I was groping, I say, after the second iron, to toss it overboard --down comes the tail like a Lima tower, cutting my boat in two, leaving each half in splinters; and, flukes first, the white hump backed through the wreck, as though it was all chips.
And he said if he warn't back by midday the duke and me would know it was all right, and we was to come along.
Gardner's ship-yard at midday, where there were a large company of men at work.
Under a bright midday sun, at almost Midsummer, Mr.
Mistress Mary worked in her garden until it was time to go to her midday dinner.
The sky was clear and sunny; but the cold shadow of the house rested on the garden walk and chilled the midday air.
Thus, Saint Antoine in this vinous feature of his, until midday.
I am extremely sorry; but I knew there was a coach from your part of the country at midday, and I thought you would come by that one.
And when the sunshine grew strong and lasting, so that the buttercups were thick in the meadows, Silas might be seen in the sunny midday, or in the late afternoon when the shadows were lengthening under the hedgerows, strolling out with uncovered head to carry Eppie beyond the Stone-pits to where the flowers grew, till they reached some favourite bank where he could sit down, while Eppie toddled to pluck the flowers, and make remarks to the winged things that murmured happily above the bright petals, calling "Dad-dad's" attention continually by bringing him the flowers.
At dawn they rose, but now they were very tired and berries were few, sot hat by midday they were spent.