noontide

noontide
noon•tide
[[t]ˈnunˌtaɪd[/t]] n.
1) the time of noon; midday
2) the highest or best point or part
Etymology: bef. 1000; ME nonetyde, OE nōntīd

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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  • noontide — noun Date: 12th century 1. noontime 2. the culminating point …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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