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English definition of “overnight”


verb     /ˌəʊvəˈnaɪt/
[I] TRANSPORT to stay somewhere for a night: We overnighted at Frankfurt before flying on to Chennai.
[T] US COMMUNICATIONS to send a letter or package to be delivered by the end of the next day: I told him to overnight the contract to me.
(Definition of overnight verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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