chime, strike

The church clock struck midnight.


Downstairs in the hall, midnight struck.

approach, come
feast (BrE), snack
black, blue

the land of the midnight sun

approaching midnight, around midnight, near midnight

It was approaching midnight when I finally reached home.

at midnight, by midnight
at the stroke of midnight

At the stroke of midnight, Prince Charming turned back into a rat.

Midnight is used before these nouns: ↑blue, ↑mass, ↑rendezvous, ↑showing, ↑snack, ↑stroll, ↑sun, ↑train

Collocations dictionary. 2013.


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