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nightly

night·ly

nightly

pronunciation:
naIt li
parts of speech:
adjective, adverb
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part of speech: adjective
definition: happening or done every night.
She enjoyed her nightly snack of cheese and crackers.
 
part of speech: adverb
definition: on every night.
Concerts in the park took place nightly.
Word Parts
The word nightly contains the following part:
-ly2 Old English adjective-forming suffix that means like; every (when attached to times)
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The suffix -ly2attaches primarily to native English nouns to form adjectives.