Definition of nightlong in English:

nightlong

adjective

  • Lasting throughout the night.

    ‘a nightlong blizzard’
    • ‘The penchant for late night-long drives has come as a boon for pushcart vendors selling a variety of ice-creams.’
    • ‘I didn't need a night-long reminder of my loneliness.’
    • ‘The only part of this night-long excursion that we see is the ending.’
    • ‘With a quiet word to his Mary, he started a night-long search, checking at the Gaming House, questioning other miners and searching the tracks and workings.’
    • ‘The events themselves were described as consisting of night-long dancing to rhythmical sound carpets of purely electronic music.’

Pronunciation

nightlong

/ˈnītlôNG//ˈnaɪtlɔŋ/