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Meaning of DAYLIGHT

Pronunciation:  'dey`lIt

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  light during the daytime
  2. [n]  the time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside; "the dawn turned night into day"; "it is easier to make the repairs in the daytime"

DAYLIGHT is a 8 letter word that starts with D.


 Synonyms: day, daytime
 Antonyms: dark, night, nighttime
 See Also: afternoon, eve, evening, eventide, forenoon, light, mean solar day, midafternoon, morn, morning, morning time, period, period of time, solar day, time period, twenty-four hours, visible light, visible radiation



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Day"light`\ (-l[imac]t), n.
1. The light of day as opposed to the darkness of night; the
   light of the sun, as opposed to that of the moon or to
   artificial light.

2. pl. The eyes. [Prov. Eng.] --Wright.

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