night
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night(
nayt
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (time of day)
a. la noche
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I go to sleep at 11 pm every night.Me acuesto a las 11 pm todas las noches.
Should we spend the night, or try and drive back?No sé si deberíamos quedarnos la noche o tratar de volver.
2. (evening)
a. la noche
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The children aren't allowed to play outside at night.A los niños no les dejan jugar afuera por la noche.
3. (darkness)
a. la oscuridad de la noche
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The carriage disappeared into the night.El carruaje desapareció en la oscuridad de la noche.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4. (nocturnal)
a. nocturno
Our favorite night club is in the center of the city.Nuestro club nocturno favorito está en el centro de la ciudad.
b. de la noche
Bats are night creatures that rely on their hearing for perception.Los murciélagos son criaturas de la noche que dependen del oído para percibir sus alrededores.
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night
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la noche
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
at nightpor la noche
late at nightbien entrada la noche
all nighttoda la noche
last nightanoche
tomorrow nightmañana por la noche
on Thursday nightel jueves por la noche
good night!¡buenas noches!
to have a night outsalir por la noche
to make a night of itsalir toda la noche
2. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
night birdnoctámbulo(a) m,f, trasnochador(ora) m,f
night flightvuelo nocturno
3. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
night owlnoctámbulo(a) m,f, trasnochador(ora) m,f
night schoolescuela nocturna
night shiftturno de noche
to have good/bad night visionver bien/mal de noche
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night [naɪt]
noun
1 (time of day) noche (f)
it is night es de noche; Monday night el lunes por la noche; a Beethoven night un concierto dedicado a Beethoven
all night (long) toda la noche
at night por la noche; de noche
11 o'clock at night las 11 de la noche; last thing at night lo último antes de acostarse; to stay up late at night trasnochar
to have a bad night dormir mal; pasar una mala noche
the night before the ceremony la víspera de la ceremonia
by night de noche; por la noche
these animals sleep by day and hunt by night
night and day noche y día
to have an early night acostarse temprano
good night! ¡buenas noches!
in the night durante la noche
last night (late) anoche; (in the evening) ayer por la tarde
did the baby wake you last night? did you go out last night? there was a great film on last night
the night before last anteanoche
to have a late night acostarse muy tarde
you've had too many late nights llevas muchos días acostándote muy tarde
we decided to make a night of it and go to a club afterwards decidimos prolongar la velada e irnos a una discoteca después
to have a night out salir por la noche
I can't sleep nights (US) no puedo dormir la noche
to spend the night pasar la noche
to spend the night together (to have sex) pasar la noche juntos
She was incredibly sympathetic about everything and we ended up spending the night together
tomorrow night mañana por la noche
to work nights trabajar de noche
2 (Teat)
first night estreno (m)
last night última representación (f)
modifier
night bird (n) ave (f) nocturna
night blindness (n) ceguera (f) nocturna
night fighter (n) caza (m) nocturno; cazabombardero (m) nocturno
night nurse (n) enfermera (f) de noche
night owl (n) ave (f) nocturna
night porter (n) guarda (m) nocturno
night safe (n) caja (f) de seguridad nocturna
night school (n) escuela (f) nocturna
night shift (n) turno (m) nocturno; turno (m) de noche
night stand (n) (US)
night table See culture box in entry night.
night storage heater (n) acumulador (m) eléctrico nocturno
night table (n) mesita (f) de noche
night vision (n) visión (f) nocturna
night watch (n) (shift) turno (m) de noche; (Hist) ronda (f) nocturna; (individual)
night watchman See culture box in entry night.
night watchman (n) (in factory) vigilante (m) nocturno; (in street) sereno (m)
night work (n) trabajo (m) nocturno
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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