noontide noontide

Definition(s):

  • (n) the middle of the day

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • It was best seen after dark when great batteries of floodlights poured a spurious noontide over the rising, mile-long ramparts of fresh concrete.

Quotes

  • In his poem "The Excursion," William Wordsworth writes of a man who dies while enjoying some "noontide solace on the summer grass, the warm lap of his mother earth."
    on Jul 11, 2007 By: William Wordsworth Source: New York Times

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