nocturnally nocturnally

Definition(s):

  • (adv) at night

Usage(s):

  1. On land, where it forages nocturnally for snails and pine needles, the catfish is at its most pugnacious.
  2. A few experienced German pilots were sent over nocturnally, and one night shortly before dawn they gave London's fashionable West End its first taste and sound of high explosive.

News

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    An atmospheric tale of an outlaw (Casey Affleck) who escapes from prison and sets out across the Texas hills to reunite with his wife (Rooney Mara) and the daughter he has never met. Mexican TV star Eugenio Derbez breaks into feature filmmaking with a comedy about a playboy whose life changes when a former lover shows up with his baby. Vin Diesel reprises his role as the nocturnally optically ...
    on September 5, 2013     Source: Albany Times Union

Quotes

  • "This idea of jumping the gun and hurriedly and nocturnally presenting the monetary policy is worrisome," said Chamisa. "That was not a monetary policy statement - it was a manifesto, and a bad one at that."
    on Feb 4, 2009 By: Nelson Chamisa Source: Institute for War and Peace Reporting

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