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Nightly, adv. 1) by night: “which n. gulls him with intelligence,” Sonn. 86, 10. “I n. lodge her in an upper tower,” Gent. III, 1, 35. “my thoughts do harbour with my Silvia n.” Gent. III, 1, 35 “and n. look you sing,” Wiv. V, 5, 69. “then n. sings the staring owl,” LLL V, 2, 927. LLL V, 2, 927 “the owl that n. hoots,” Mids. II, 2, 6. “shut me n. in a charnel-house,” Rom. IV, 1, 81.
2) every night: “day doth daily draw my sorrows longer, and night doth n. make grief's strength seem stronger,” Sonn. 28, 14. “he's drunk n. in your company,” Tw. I, 3, 39. “I have n. since dreamt of encounters,” Cor. IV, 5, 128. “n. she sings on you tree,” Rom. III, 5, 4. “which with sweet water n. I will dew,” V, 3, 14. “these terrible dreams that shake us n.” Mcb. III, 2, 19. “while this strict watch so n. toils the subject,” Hml. I, 1, 72. “there's millions that n. lie in those unproper beds,” Oth. IV, 1, 69.
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