Definitions for moonlight
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word moonlight.
moonlight, moonshine, Moonverb
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).
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Illuminated by the moon.
If you will patiently dance in our round,
And see our moonlight revels, go with us. William Shakespeare.
What beck’ning ghost along the moonlight shade
Invites my steps, and points to yonder glade? Alexander Pope.
The light afforded by the moon.
Etymology: moon and light.
Their bishop and his clergy, being departed from them by moonlight, to choose in his room any other bishop, had been altogether impossible. Richard Hooker.
Thou hast by moonlight at her window sung,
With feigning voice, verses of feigning love. William Shakespeare.
Moonlight consists of mostly sunlight (with little earthlight) reflected from the parts of the Moon's surface where the Sun's light strikes.
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.
Song lyrics by moonlight -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by moonlight on the Lyrics.com website.
The numerical value of moonlight in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of moonlight in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
There is a moonlight note in the Moonlight Sonata; there is a thunder note in an angry sky.
Reality is just a slap on the face dancing in the moonlight.
It's rampant in Hollywood and it's definitely been that way for a long time, both culturally and in movies, when I did 'Magic In the Moonlight,' Colin Firth and I talked about the gap which was huge, absolutely, because he was born the same year as my dad.
Dreamers can find their way by moonlight and their only punishment is that they see the dawn before the rest of the world.
A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.
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- llum de llunaCatalan, Valencian
- měsíční svitCzech
- golau lleuad, lloerganWelsh
- eine Nebenbeschäftigung ausüben, Mondlicht, nebenher noch schwarz arbeitenGerman
- luz de la lunaSpanish
- haltuurat tegemaEstonian
- kuutamoinen, kuutamo, kuunvaloFinnish
- clair de luneFrench
- solas na gealaíIrish
- चांदनी, चन्द्रिकाHindi
- holdfény, holdvilágHungarian
- sinar bulanIndonesian
- chiaro di lunaItalian
- אוֹר הַלְבָנָהHebrew
- 달빛, 월광Korean
- atarau, ahoroaMāori
- zwartwerken, maanlichtDutch
- måneskinNorwegian Nynorsk
- światło księżycaPolish
- [[fazer]] [[bico]], luarPortuguese
- lumină de lună, lumina luniiRomanian
- шабашничать, лунный свет, халтурить, подрабатыватьRussian
- extraknäcka, månljus, månskenSwedish
- ay ışığıTurkish
- місячне світлоUkrainian
- ánh trăngVietnamese
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