Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • interjection Used to express an acknowledgment of parting at night or of going to bed.

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  • phrase A farewell said in the evening or before going to sleep.

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  • noun a conventional expression of farewell

Etymologies

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Probably a shortening of "May you have a good night."

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