What does moonlight mean?

Definitions for moonlight
ˈmunˌlaɪtmoon·light

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word moonlight.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. moonlight, moonshine, Moon(verb)

    the light of the Moon

    "moonlight is the smuggler's enemy"; "the Moon was bright enough to read by"

  2. moonlight(verb)

    work a second job, usually after hours

    "The law student is moonlighting as a taxi driver"

GCIDE

  1. Moonlight(v. i.)

    To work at a second job in addition to one's main occupation; -- often done at night, hence the word.

Wiktionary

  1. moonlight(Noun)

    The light reflected from the moon.

  2. moonlight(Noun)

    Illuminated by the light from the moon.

  3. moonlight(Verb)

    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).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Moonlight(noun)

    the light of the moon

  2. Moonlight(adj)

    occurring during or by moonlight; characterized by moonlight

Freebase

  1. 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.

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How to pronounce moonlight?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say moonlight in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of moonlight in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of moonlight in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of moonlight in a Sentence

  1. Ashima:

    The smell, the nocturnal stillness, the dance of droplets and the moonlight on the road. The perfect sense.

  2. Persian Proverb:

    The loveliest of faces are to be seen by moonlight, when one sees half with the eye and half with the fancy.

  3. Willa Cather:

    She used to drag her mattress besider her low window and lie awake for a long while, vibrating with excitement, as a machine vibrates from speed. Life rushed in upon her through that window - or so it seemed. In reality, of course, life rushes from within, not from without. There is no work of art so big or so beautiful that is was not once all contained in some youthful body, like this one which lay on the floor in the moonlight, pulsing with ardor and anticipation.

  4. Batman:

    The Joker Tell me something, my friend. You ever dance with the devil by the pale moonlight

  5. Oscar Wilde:

    Dreamers can find their way by moonlight and their only punishment is that they see the dawn before the rest of the world.

Images & Illustrations of moonlight

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