Share this entry

Share this page

all-night

Syllabification: all-night

Definition of all-night in English:

adjective

[attributive]
Lasting, open, or operating throughout the night: an all-night party
More example sentences
  • The only wandering souls about were the kind of lost souls you get in all-night supermarkets any night of the year.
  • My friends got old too, and now when we have a rare night of all-night revelry, we pay for it for about a week afterwards.
  • Astor and five others had hired disused factory buildings for a night and laid on all-night musical events.

Definition of all-night in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day terpsichorean
Pronunciation: ˌtəːpsɪkəˈriːən
adjective
relating to dancing