Definition of pernoctate in English:
verb[no object] formal
Pass the night somewhere.
Early 17th century: from Latin pernoctat- 'spent the night', from the verb pernoctare, from per- 'through' + nox, noct- 'night'.
Words that rhyme with pernoctatepotentate • annotate
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