WORD UP – words and expressions with ‘Midnight’.

1. Midnight is technically 12 a.m. whereas midday or high noon is 12 p.m.
2. On the stroke of Midnight – means the exact moment the clock strikes 12 a.m.
3. To burn the midnight oil – to stay up very late at night to finish a task or project.
4. The witching hour – the late hours in the early morning after midnight.
5. Another way of saying this is: The wee hours.
6. When it strikes Midnight – the exact moment when it becomes midnight.