What does moonlight mean?

Definitions for moonlight
ˈmunˌlaɪtmoon·light

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. moonlight, moonshine, Moonverb

    the light of the Moon

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

  2. moonlightverb

    work a second job, usually after hours

    "The law student is moonlighting as a taxi driver"

GCIDE

  1. Moonlightverb

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

Wiktionary

  1. moonlightnoun

    The light reflected from the moon.

  2. moonlightnoun

    Illuminated by the light from the moon.

  3. moonlightverb

    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).

Wikipedia

  1. Moonlight

    Moonlight consists of mostly sunlight (with little earthlight) reflected from the parts of the Moon's surface where the Sun's light strikes.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Moonlightnoun

    the light of the moon

  2. Moonlightadjective

    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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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. Persian Proverb:

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

  2. Don Quixote:

    But if you build your life on dreams it's prudent to recall a man with moonlight in his hands has nothing there at all.

  3. Dejan Stojanovic:

    There is a moonlight note in the Moonlight Sonata; there is a thunder note in an angry sky.

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    The beauty of the moonlight has no meaning for the bats and for the unfeeling minds!

  5. Emma Stone:

    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.

Images & Illustrations of moonlight

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