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nightly

night·ly

nightly

 
pronunciation:
naIt li
parts of speech:
adjective, adverb
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Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: happening, existing, or done at night.
nightly disturbances
synonyms:
nocturnal
antonyms:
diurnal
definition 2: happening, existing, or done every night.
her nightly vigil
antonyms:
diurnal
similar words:
recurrent
 
part of speech: adverb
definition 1: at night.
synonyms:
nocturnally
definition 2: on every night.
synonyms:
nights
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.