noon-tide

noontide

[noon-tahyd]
noun
1.
the time of noon; midday.
2.
the highest or best point or part: the noontide of one's theatrical career.
3.
Literary. midnight.

Origin:
before 1000; Middle English nonetyde, Old English nōntīd. See noon, tide

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