Noon of night

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Noon of night midnight.
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Usage

In literature:

Hester frets morning, noon, and night, at the thought of parting with Molly; but Hester never thought of this.
"Red Rose and Tiger Lily" by L. T. Meade
The fishermen, working off the alcohol of the night before, slept till noon.
"The Fête At Coqueville 1907" by Emile Zola
She could talk morning, noon and night, and would keep one of us busy answering her questions all the time she was not sleeping or eating.
"On the Indian Trail" by Egerton Ryerson Young
I never touch a drop of stingo before twelve at noon or after twelve at night.
"Tonio, Son of the Sierras" by Charles King
Our union was as that of high-noon and impenetrable night.
"The History of Sir Richard Calmady" by Lucas Malet
It was a sudden and more ghastly Night rushing upon the realm of Noon!
"The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to Prose, Vol. VI (of X)--Great Britain and Ireland IV" by Various
This is the end of last night's party, which Began at twelve, and likely'll last till noon.
"Mr. Faust" by Arthur Davison Ficke
And then, too, usually such desires come to me at noon, not at night, and who ever heard of sleeping at noon!
"An Anarchist Woman" by Hutchins Hapgood
No difference is observed between the broad light of this Polar night and the noon of a sunny summer's day in other latitudes.
"Foot-prints of Travel" by Maturin M. Ballou
I lay unconscious all that night until noon of the following day, when I awoke.
"When Dreams Come True" by Ritter Brown
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In poetry:

By night the river's plaint is long,
At noon tall pines complain,
Until I think to these belong
A knowledge of our pain.
"Parted" by Annie Adams Fields
We know it, too, at nights' fair noon,
When lo! the pale and placid Moon,
Illumes the balmy night of June,
"There is a God."
"There Is A God" by James Avis Bartley
This wholesome Food, each morning, taste —
Be it, each noon, thy constant fare —
And, ev'ry night, a sweet repast
Of this celestial Bread, prepare.
"Advice To Hear, And To Read, The Word Of God" by Rees Prichard
A CLAMOUR by day and a whisper by night,
And the Summer comes—with the shining noons,
With the ripple of leaves, and the passionate light
Of the falling suns and the rising moons.
"Cui Bono?" by Henry Kendall
White moons may come, white moons may go—
She sleeps where early blossoms blow;
Knows nothing of the leafy June,
That leans above her night and noon,
Crowned now with sunbeam, now with moon,
Watching her roses grow.
"A Woodland Grave" by Madison Julius Cawein
Why, rapturous bird, though shades of night
Muffle the leaves and swathe the lawn,
Singest thou still with all thy might,
As though 'twere noon, as though 'twere dawn?
Silence darkens on vale and hill,
But thou, unseen, art singing still.
"A Twilight Song" by Alfred Austin

In news:

Manila School Board President Johnny McCain announced Thursday night that as of noon Wednesday, the district no longer had a superintendent.
Join staff writer Ken Tysiac at noon on Thursday for a discussion on the outcome of Wednesday night's Duke-UNC game, N.C. State's season, and all things ACC basketball.
The riddle of the Great Sphinx is well known: What animal walks on all fours in the morning, two legs at noon, and three legs at night.
Gail Maholick/TIMES NEWS Peter Noone of Herman's Hermits will be entertaining at Penn's Peak, Jim Thorpe on Friday night.
Stories making headlines across New Zealand at noon include ambulance medics ambushed in the dead of night, some heartless thieves sabotaging a school fundrasier and millions of bees massacred in Northland.
We have no idea why­—other than to assume the unruly masses must sleep in after a rough night of carousing—but not only are the pre-noon shows cheaper than those after, but they're also blissfully free of assholes.
Even as the presidential candidates seek a more civic-minded tone in the aftermath of superstorm Sandy, the Obama and Romney ground operations are furiously working morning, noon and night to secure every last vote they can find.
Redbury is the kind of place where young creatives stay up all night, write poetry, have a great meal, make love, and sleep until noon with their sunglasses on.
Lunch and dinner, noon - 10 pm Late night menu till 3 a.m. Sloppy Tuna is proud of being the only Montauk restaurant that is right on the ocean beach.
The College Station Noon Lions Club announced their "Lion of the Year" award Monday night.
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In science:

As evident from Fig. 12, the maxima and minima of the fork arm temperature (and the ambient air temperature) occur around 0h and 15h UT (7h and 17h local time) but not late at night or at noon.
Mechanical Measurements of the ALMA Prototype Antennas
There is one file for every night (from noon to noon) with a filename that contains the date of the starting day, e.g.
Claude - An Automation Tool for the Monet Telescopes
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