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English definition of “morning”

morning

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˈmɔːnɪŋ/
A1 the first half of the day, from the time when the sun rises or you wake up until the middle of the day: Friday morning tomorrow morning I got up late this morning.Days and times of day
in the morning A1 during the early part of the day: I listen to the radio in the morning.Days and times of day B1 tomorrow morning: I'll pack my bags in the morning.Days, and parts of the weekIn the future and soon
3/4, etc o'clock in the morning B1 3/4, etc o'clock in the night: My car alarm went off at 3 o'clock in the morning.Days and times of day
(Good) morning. A1 used to say hello to someone in the morningWelcoming, greeting and greetings
(Definition of morning from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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