Pronunciation: (môr'ning),[key] —n. 1. the first part or period of the day, extending from dawn, or from midnight, to noon.
2. the beginning of day; dawn: Morning is almost here. 3. the first or early period of anything; beginning: the morning of life.
—adj. 1. of or pertaining to morning: the morning hours. 2. occurring, appearing, used, etc., in the morning: a morning coffee break.