What does moonlight mean?

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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. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    If there is moonlight outside, don’t stay inside! If there is candle inside, don’t stay outside! Moments of romanticism are too valuable to be missed!

  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. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Walk in the narrow streets after midnight under moonlight! Tranquillity is like a sugar for the mind; you think better in the silence of empty spaces!

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Under the beautiful moonlight, there remains no ugly reality; even muds turn into the diamonds!

  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.

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