Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Dark; clouded
  • adj. Overtaken by night; belated
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of night.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Darkness; clouded.
  • adj. Overtaken by night; belated.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Overtaken by night; belated.
  • Darkened; clouded; black.

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

  • adj. overtaken by night or darkness

Etymologies

From night ("noun") +‎ -ed (Wiktionary)
See night (verb) (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • To makes a long story short, they over-nighted me a new hard drive, which I installed which didn't work either, so they insisted that I send the laptop back to them, they send it back agreeing that the hard drive didn't work and then from another office, I was over-nighted another hard drive, this one with all of the software, that I had originally ordered already loaded.

    Dell Mexico

  • Since then I have had additional hard drive problems while in Seattle, and they over-nighted me a new hard drive with most of my software preloaded thereon.

    Dell Mexico

  • Directly overhead, along the nighted axis, the hologram sky glittered with fanciful constellations suggesting playing cards, the faces of dice, a top hat, a martini glass.

    Wonder Woman and the Lasso of Truth

  • Plainly, Watts has learned to inhabit this spooky nighted past of America with great insight.

    New Race

  • While be-nighted mall kids rush for the group's new album, "Bandwagonesque," savvy touts can kiss another promising future goodbye.

    Hot Bands Cold Prospects

  • So even on the off-chance that he might be, I've traveled the globe like some Johnny-freaking-Appleseed, trying to bring good luck to our poor weary wretched be-nighted world.

    The New China: Wall-to-wall smog

  • Plus if I went over to Iraq right now, I could send some more accurate dispatches back to poor sweet be-nighted John McCain, who needs all the help he can get.

    Dear John: The only way to "win" in Iraq is to leave

  • Dear John: The only way to "win" in Iraq is to leave yahooBuzzArticleHeadline = 'Dear John: The only way to "win" in Iraq is to leave'; yahooBuzzArticleSummary = 'Article: Poor sweet be-nighted John McCain!

    Dear John: The only way to "win" in Iraq is to leave

  • The absolute first thing we must do -- bar none -- is to make a statement to ourselves, our troops, the rest of the world and the people of Iraq that we are serious about helping to put that poor be-nighted country back together again (minus of course a million or so corpses and hecka lot of their infrastructure and a LOT of their oil).

    The reluctant blogger: Wracking my brains for a solution to the disaster in Iraq

  • Meanwhile we IM'd last nighted and talked on the phone this morning.

    badger Diary Entry

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