"all-night" meaning in English

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Adjective

IPA: /ˌɔlˈnaɪt/ [General-American], /ˌɔːlˈnaɪt/ [Received-Pronunciation]
enPR: ôl'nītʹ [General-American], ôl'nītʹ [Received-Pronunciation] Rhymes: -aɪt Etymology: From all- + night. Etymology templates: {{af|en|all-|night}} all- + night Head templates: {{en-adj|-|head=all-night}} all-night (not comparable)
  1. Lasting throughout the whole night (or most of it) Tags: not-comparable Categories (topical): Night
    Sense id: all-night-en-adj-GGT4xvLp Categories (other): English terms prefixed with all- Synonyms: all-nite [informal, nonstandard] Derived forms: all-nighter Related terms: all-day Translations (lasting throughout the whole night): koko yön kestävä (Finnish), abendfüllend (German), ολονύκτιος (olonýktios) (Greek), ολονύχτιος (olonýchtios) (Greek), παννύχιος (pannúkhios) [Ancient] (Greek), pernox (Latin), semalaman (Malay), все́нощный (vsénoščnyj) (Russian), ночно́й (nočnój) (Russian), всю но́чь (vsju nóčʹ) (Russian), всю но́чь напролёт (vsju nóčʹ naproljót) (Russian), целоноћни [Cyrillic] (Serbo-Croatian), celonoćni [Roman] (Serbo-Croatian), цілоні́чний (ciloníčnyj) (Ukrainian)

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          "code": "fi",
          "lang": "Finnish",
          "sense": "lasting throughout the whole night",
          "word": "koko yön kestävä"
        },
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          "code": "de",
          "lang": "German",
          "sense": "lasting throughout the whole night",
          "word": "abendfüllend"
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          "sense": "lasting throughout the whole night",
          "word": "всю но́чь напролёт"
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          "code": "sh",
          "lang": "Serbo-Croatian",
          "sense": "lasting throughout the whole night",
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          "code": "sh",
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          "sense": "lasting throughout the whole night",
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      "code": "fi",
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      "sense": "lasting throughout the whole night",
      "word": "koko yön kestävä"
    },
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      "code": "de",
      "lang": "German",
      "sense": "lasting throughout the whole night",
      "word": "abendfüllend"
    },
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      "word": "ολονύκτιος"
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      "word": "ολονύχτιος"
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      "lang": "Latin",
      "sense": "lasting throughout the whole night",
      "word": "pernox"
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      "code": "ms",
      "lang": "Malay",
      "sense": "lasting throughout the whole night",
      "word": "semalaman"
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      "sense": "lasting throughout the whole night",
      "word": "все́нощный"
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      "lang": "Russian",
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      "sense": "lasting throughout the whole night",
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      "lang": "Russian",
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      "sense": "lasting throughout the whole night",
      "word": "всю но́чь"
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      "lang": "Russian",
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      "sense": "lasting throughout the whole night",
      "word": "всю но́чь напролёт"
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      "code": "sh",
      "lang": "Serbo-Croatian",
      "sense": "lasting throughout the whole night",
      "tags": [
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      "word": "целоноћни"
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    {
      "code": "sh",
      "lang": "Serbo-Croatian",
      "sense": "lasting throughout the whole night",
      "tags": [
        "Roman"
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      "word": "celonoćni"
    },
    {
      "code": "uk",
      "lang": "Ukrainian",
      "roman": "ciloníčnyj",
      "sense": "lasting throughout the whole night",
      "word": "цілоні́чний"
    }
  ],
  "word": "all-night"
}

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