Definition of Outnight

1. to surpass in mentioning nights [v -ED, -ING, -S]



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Outnight

outmoved
outmoves
outmoving
outmuscle
outmuscled
outmuscles
outmuscling
outname
outnamed
outnames
outnaming
outnesses
outnice
outnight (current term)
outnights
outnim
outnoise
outnoised
outnoises
outnoising
outnome
outnumber
outnumbered
outnumbering
outnumbers
outoffice
outoffices
outorganize

Literary usage of Outnight

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare (1916)
"23. outnight, like " outface " in iv. 2. 17. 28. Stephana: to be pronounced here with the a long. In The Tempest it is pronounced correctly, ..."

2. The British Theatre; Or, A Collection of Plays: Which are Acted at the by Inchbald, Elizabeth Inchbald (1808)
"I would outnight you, did nobody come; But, hark, I hear the footing of a man. Enter BALTHAZAR. Lor. Who comes so fast in silence of the night? Bal. ..."

3. The Chautauquan by Chautauqua Institution (1906)
"... supplement the magnificent poetry of the fifth act of the "Merchant of Venice" where Lorenzo and Jessica in the moonlight attempt each to "outnight" the ..."

4. The British Theatre: Or, A Collection of Plays, which are Acted at the edited by Inchbald (1824)
"I would outnight you, did nobody come; But, hark, I hear the footing of a man. Enter BALTHAZAR. Lor. Who comes so fast in silence of the night ? Bal. ..."

5. Cumberland's British Theatre: With Remarks, Biographical & Critical. Printed by Thomas Dolby, George Damiel, D. G., G. D., John Cumberland (1826)
"I would outnight you, did nobody come ; But, hark, I hear the footing of a man. Lor. And in such a night, Did pretty Jessica, like a little shrew, ..."

6. Cumberland's British Theatre: With Remarks, Biographical and Critical by John Cumberland (1826)
"I would outnight you, did nobody come; But, hark, I hear the footing of a man. Enter BALTHAZAR, L. Lor. Who comes so fast in silence of the night ? Sal. ..."

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