moonlight, moonshine, Moon(verb)
the light of the Moon
"moonlight is the smuggler's enemy"; "the Moon was bright enough to read by"
work a second job, usually after hours
"The law student is moonlighting as a taxi driver"
To work at a second job in addition to one's main occupation; -- often done at night, hence the word.
The light reflected from the moon.
Illuminated by the light from the moon.
To work at a secondary job, often in the evening or during the night. In American English, simply secondary employment, but in British English implying working secretly (i.e., not paying tax on the extra money earned).
the light of the moon
occurring during or by moonlight; characterized by moonlight
Moonlight is the light that reaches Earth from the Moon, consisting mostly of sunlight, with some starlight and earthlight reflected from those portions of its surface which the Sun's light strikes.
The numerical value of moonlight in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of moonlight in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
There is a moonlight note in the Moonlight Sonata; there is a thunder note in an angry sky.
The Joker Tell me something, my friend. You ever dance with the devil by the pale moonlight
The loveliest of faces are to be seen by moonlight, when one sees half with the eye and half with the fancy.
A truly great book should be read in youth, again in maturity and once more in old age, as a fine building should be seen by morning light, at noon and by moonlight.
Encourage your child to moonlight, there are all different ways to bring in extra income, like house-sitting, babysitting, dog-sitting, yard work, bartending, hostess and catering events.
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Translations for moonlight
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- llum de llunaCatalan, Valencian
- měsíční svitCzech
- golau lleuad, lloerganWelsh
- nebenher noch schwarz arbeiten, Mondlicht, eine Nebenbeschäftigung ausübenGerman
- luz de la lunaSpanish
- haltuurat tegemaEstonian
- kuutamoinen, kuutamo, kuunvaloFinnish
- clair de luneFrench
- holdfény, holdvilágHungarian
- sinar bulanIndonesian
- chiaro di lunaItalian
- אוֹר הַלְבָנָהHebrew
- ahoroa, atarauMāori
- zwartwerken, maanlichtDutch
- måneskinNorwegian Nynorsk
- światło księżycaPolish
- luar, [[fazer]] [[bico]]Portuguese
- lumină de lună, lumina luniiRomanian
- халтурить, шабашничать, подрабатывать, лунный светRussian
- månsken, månljus, extraknäckaSwedish
- ay ışığıTurkish
- ánh trăngVietnamese
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