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

  • noun Exactly noon.
  • noun The highest or most advanced stage or period.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun idiomatic Exactly noon; midday; the middle of the day.
  • noun figuratively The zenith or apex of one's life or of a certain activity or plot.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the middle of the day


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