Translation of "night" - English-Spanish dictionary

night

noun uk /naɪt/

A1 the time in every 24 hours when it is dark and people sleep

noche
I slept badly last night.
It can get quite cold at night.

A1 the period from the evening to the time when you go to sleep

noche
Are you doing anything on Friday night?

(Translation of “night” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

night

noun /nait/

the period from sunset to sunrise

noche
We slept well that night
They talked all night (long)
He travelled by night and rested during the day
The days were warm and the nights were cool
(also adjective) He is doing night work.

the time of darkness

noche
In the Arctic in winter, night lasts for twenty-four hours out of twenty-four.
nightie noun

(informal) a nightdress.

camisón
nightly adjective, adverb

every night

cada noche
a nightly news programme
He goes there nightly.
nightclub noun

a club open at night for drinking, dancing, entertainment etc.

club nocturno
nightdress noun ( nightgown)

a garment for wearing in bed.

camisón de noche
nightfall noun

(formal, literary) the beginning of night; dusk.

anochecer
nightlife noun

entertainment that is available in the evening

vida nocturna
The town has a vibrant nightlife with plenty of bars and nightclubs.
nightmare noun

a frightening dream

pesadilla
I had a nightmare about being strangled.
nightmarish adjective

de pesadilla
a nightmarish journey in terrible weather.
night school noun

(a place providing) educational classes held in the evenings for people who are at work during the day.

escuela nocturna
night shift noun

(a period of) work during the night

turno de noche
He’s on (the) night shift this week.

the people who work during this period

turno de noche
We met the night shift leaving the factory.
nightshirt noun

a long loose shirt that is worn in bed, especially by men.

camisa de dormir
night-time noun

the time when it is night

noche
Owls are usually seen at night-time.
nightwatchman noun (plural nightwatchmen)

a person who looks after a building etc during the night.

vigilante nocturno

(Translation of “night” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)