Meaning of “the midnight sun” in the English Dictionary


"the midnight sun" in English

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the midnight sunnoun [ S ]

uk /ˌmɪd.naɪt ˈsʌn/ us /ˌmɪd.naɪt ˈsʌn/

Examples from literature

  • If you enjoy traveling, playing golf, and also want to see the midnight sun, then you can do all three at once in Iceland! 
  • We also call it “the midnight sun,” because it is sunny even at midnight. 

(Definition of “the midnight sun” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)