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morn

Definitions

  • Dad and the Anarchists Reveled Till Morning 188
    Dad and the Anarchists Reveled Till Morning 188
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n morn the time period between dawn and noon "I spent the morning running errands"
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Additional illustrations & photos:

It's the Morning 119 It's the Morning 119
Xmas Day in Ye Morning music Xmas Day in Ye Morning music
FRANKLIN'S MORNING HUNT FOR HIS SHOES FRANKLIN'S MORNING HUNT FOR HIS SHOES
ONE MORNING SHE CONCLUDED SHE'D STRAIGHTEN OUT HENRY'S TRUNK ONE MORNING SHE CONCLUDED SHE'D STRAIGHTEN OUT HENRY'S TRUNK
The morning was truly Venetian, soft and fair as a dream The morning was truly Venetian, soft and fair as a dream
GOOD-MORNING, TEACHER. HERE IS LAZY KATE GOOD-MORNING, TEACHER. HERE IS LAZY KATE
Morning Star Morning Star
Jo spent the morning on the river Jo spent the morning on the river

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: All traffic stopped as people switched sides. This time and day were chosen to prevent accidents where drivers would have gotten up in the morning and been too sleepy to realize 'this' was the day of the changeover.
    • n Morn môrn The first part of the day; the morning; -- used chiefly in poetry. "From morn To noon he fell, from noon to dewy eve."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Apples are more effecient than caffeine for waking you up in the morning.
    • n morn The first part of the day; the morning: now used chiefly in poetry and often with personification. See morning.
    • n morn Morrow: usually preceded by the: as, the morn (that is, to-morrow).
    • n morn An abbreviation of morning.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Your hair grows faster in the morning than at any other time of day.
    • n Morn morn the first part of the day: morning
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Quotations

  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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    “Each morning sees some task begun, each evening sees it close; Something attempted, something done, has earned a night's repose.”
  • John Milton
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    “The childhood shows the man, as morning shows the day.”
  • Will Rogers
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    “It doesn't much signify whom one marries, for one is sure to find out the next morning that it was someone else.”
  • Bible
    Bible
    “Where were you... when the morning stars sang together, and all the sons (and daughters) of God shouted for joy? [4-7, Job 38:}”
  • William Blake
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    “Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in the night.”
  • Henry David Thoreau
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    “The sun is but a morning star.”

Idioms

Monday morning quarterback - (USA) A Monday morning quarterback is someone who, with the benefit of hindsight, knows what should have been done in a situation.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. morwen, morgen, AS. morgen,; akin to D. morgen, OS. morgan, G. morgen, Icel. morginn, morgunn, Sw. morgon, Dan. morgen, Goth. maúrgins,. Cf. Morrow Morning
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
M. E. morwen—A.S. morgen; Ger. morgen.

Usage

In literature:

At half-past ten o'clock in the morning, the Morning Board is called to order by the First Vice-President.
"Lights and Shadows of New York Life" by James D. McCabe
To-morrow morning it will be in every newspaper in the kingdom.
"The Eternal City" by Hall Caine
Good morning, my dearest sir; good morning, Miss Temple.
"Henrietta Temple A Love Story" by Benjamin Disraeli
In the early morning at five-thirty, the pipers used to play reveille down the passages.
"The Great War As I Saw It" by Frederick George Scott
Our morning fire had gone out.
"A Busy Year at the Old Squire's" by Charles Asbury Stephens
That morning she was wearing a light blue dressing-gown, although it was past eleven o'clock.
"Chatterbox, 1905." by Various
Stable police was of double import on Saturday mornings, preparatory to the weekly inspection.
"The Delta of the Triple Elevens" by William Elmer Bachman
You will be waiting for me on the road outside the camp, early in the morning, and take me to the headman.
"Through Three Campaigns" by G. A. Henty
Monday morning we left the pleasant camp in the grove and went on with the tide.
"A Canyon Voyage" by Frederick S. Dellenbaugh
The fresh morning breeze blew on my face as I did so, and a glorious sense of freedom took hold of both our drooping spirits.
"My Friend Smith" by Talbot Baines Reed
Willoughby wore its ordinary work-a-day look on the morning following the eventful May races.
"The Willoughby Captains" by Talbot Baines Reed
One hundred and fifty or two hundred men were prescribed for every morning, aside from those so ill as to be in the hospital.
"Three Years in the Sixth Corps" by George T. Stevens
Every morning rang out adjutant's call, every morning there were infantry evolutions, artillery evolutions.
"The Long Roll" by Mary Johnston
He was soon in the arms of Morpheus, and arose in the morning as gay as a lark.
"The Expressman and the Detective" by Allan Pinkerton
On the morning of July fifteenth, a delegation of three workmen waited on John Moore in his office.
"The Forbidden Trail" by Honoré Willsie
I might be murdered before morning, and my friends would never know what had become of me.
"A Woman who went to Alaska" by May Kellogg Sullivan
On approaching S. Paulo in the early morning I was much struck by the activity of the waking city as compared with Rio.
"Across Unknown South America" by Arnold Henry Savage Landor
It had two large windows opening to the east, through which, morning by morning, the sun looked in; that was another blessing.
"The Wide, Wide World" by Susan Warner
He fell asleep, and in the morning had ridden away before any other visitors were awake.
"The Rainbow" by D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence
One morning Peter Rabbit, coming down the Lone Little Path for his usual morning call, found a terrible state of affairs.
"Boys and Girls Bookshelf (Vol 2 of 17)" by Various
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In poetry:

Thine is the weariness outworn
No promise shall relieve,
That says at eve, "Would God 'twere morn"
At morn, "Would God 'twere eve!"
"The Hymn to Physical Pain" by Rudyard Kipling
Him let it view not, or it dies
Like tender hues of morning skies,
Or morn's sweet flower, of purple glow,
When sunny beams too ardent grow.
"Friendship" by Maria Gowen Brooks
From morn to eve, from evening unto morning,
I mourn and cannot rest;
So mourns the mother bird when home returning
She finds an empty nest.
"Lamentation" by Nora Pembroke
The morning strengthens into noon,
Earth's fairest beauties shine more fair;
And noon and morning shall attune
My grateful heart to praise and prayer.
"Perpetual Praise" by John Bowring
Baffled and blind as bats in the day,
But cheered and guided well on the way,
Morning by morning and year after year
In darkness and faith are we wandering here.
"Light In The Darkness" by Martin Farquhar Tupper
All night the thirsty beach has listening lain,
With patience dumb,
Counting the slow, sad moments of her pain;
Now morn has come,
And with the morn the punctual tide again.
"Flood-Tide" by Susan Coolidge

In news:

The indictment of Kris Katzenmeyer was sealed pending his arrest, which took place Monday morning without incident, according to a news release issued Tuesday morning by the US Attorney's Office.
The kids came into school on Friday morning and I sat at the table with Grace as she worked on the morning activity.
Some of us saw the big reveal of People's Sexiest Man Alive this morning and screamed into our cups of morning Joe, "I knew it".
The National Weather Service reports that rain is likely this morning, mainly in the late morning.
Motorists can expect some more patchy, dense fog again this morning during their morning commute.
The Sean and Richie Show took a "virtual trip" to Sacramento, California this morning – we called a morning show out there (at their request) and went on the air with them to give them some "inside Jimmer info".
RICHIE HAVENS MORNING, MORNING MIXED BAG UNIVERSAL/MOTOWN.
The diverse panel of judges for the 2013 Miss America Pageant was announced Wednesday morning on ABC's Good Morning America.
Here is your Morning Brief for the morning of April 18, 2012.
She was caller 12 this morning in our Good Morning Cincinnati Economic Relief Contest.
This morning Pamm Leblanc was in the Hot Studio during the morning show to tell her story with breast cancer.
Wake up every weekday morning with Lubbock 's favorite morning show.
First thing in the morning, with your initial cup of coffee in hand, you review the morning reports on your mobile as you walk to your desk.
Marcus McIntosh anchors NewsChannel 8's This Morning news on Saturday and Sunday mornings with Amanda Lewis.
Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford appeared Wednesday morning on ESPN Radio's " Mike & Mike in the Morning".
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In science:

The NOx level measured during the dawn and morning of March 16th was very high, however the NOx level during the afternoon is in the bulk of the data.
Resistant estimates for high dimensional and functional data based on random projections
And there was evening, and there was morning - the third day.
Biological Evolution and Statistical Physics
Two sets of tests were performed: the first series of transfer measurements were taken in the morning at a relatively low network load, while the second was performed over a congested network at peak time.
Performance evaluation of the GridFTP within the NorduGrid project
The second morning session focused on binaries of a black-hole and a companion star.
Matters of Gravity, the newsletter of the Topical Group in Gravitation of the American Physical Society
Such a discussion has become a feature of this very interactive workshop, and resulted in the talks that were eventually scheduled for the Summary session on Saturday morning.
Matters of Gravity, the newsletter of the Topical Group in Gravitation of the American Physical Society
The workshop concluded with a discussion of “Important Questions” raised during the Wednesday morning discussion led by Whitcomb. W.
Matters of Gravity, the newsletter of the Topical Group in Gravitation of the American Physical Society
Tuesday morning was devoted to status reviews from the ma jor ground-based detectors (both bars and interferometers).
Matters of Gravity, the newsletter of the Topical Group in Gravitation of the American Physical Society
A general discussion during the last morning has been based on a list of questions proposed by the audience.
Matters of Gravity, the newsletter of the Topical Group in Gravitation of the American Physical Society
Consider one such heat packet at a certain location in the morning of a certain day.
Expected number of inversions after a sequence of random adjacent transpositions
Sun radiation), vanishes twice a day: in the morning and near 5pm.
Site testing in summer at Dome C, Antarctica
The other expected seeing minimum in the morning has been sometimes observed, especially in the 2003-2004 campaign.
Site testing in summer at Dome C, Antarctica
This contribution to the published Proceedings records the opening talk I presented on the first morning of the 2005 International Linear Collider Workshop in Snowmass, CO, August 14 - 27, 2005.
Overview and Charge -- Snowmass Workshop 2005
In both cases one can find many claims that these ob jects will be discovered, if not today, then, at worst, by tomorrow morning. 7Theoretically, nothing forbids us from studying the supersymmetric version of the Y-M model (and, hence, of QCD and the standard model).
Landau's Last Paper and its Impact on Developments in Mathematics, Physics and Other Disciplines in New Millennium
These two hypotheses represent genes that show change between morning and evening but do not seem to show change between time point 2 and time point 3.
Bayesian testing of many hypotheses $\times$ many genes: A study of sleep apnea
In case of sun rizing up every morning, in order for that ”theory” to be complete, we have to define what we mean by the morning.
Causal set as a discretized phase spacetime
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