Moonlighter Moon"light`er (m[=oo]n"l[imac]t`[~e]r), n. One who follows an occupation or pastime by moonlight; as: (a) A moonshiner. (b) In Ireland, one of a band that engaged in agrarian outrages by night. (c) A serenader by moonlight. [Local, U. S.] (d) One who works at a second job in addition to his main occupation. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • moonlighter — moonlight moon‧light [ˈmuːnlaɪt] verb [intransitive] if you moonlight, you have a second job in addition to your main job, without the knowledge of your main employer or the tax authorities: • She s been moonlighting as a waitress in the evenings …   Financial and business terms

  • moonlighter — moonlight ► NOUN ▪ the light of the moon. ► VERB (past and past part. moonlighted) informal ▪ do a second job, especially at night, without declaring it for tax purposes. DERIVATIVES moonlighter noun moonlit adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • moonlighter — noun see moonlight II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • moonlighter — See moonlight. * * * …   Universalium

  • moonlighter — noun A person who moonlights …   Wiktionary

  • moonlighter — n. one who works two jobs, one who works at an additional job …   English contemporary dictionary

  • moonlighter — moon·light·er …   English syllables

  • moonlighter — /ˈmunlaɪtə/ (say moohnluytuh) noun 1. Colloquial someone who does a second job in addition to regular employment. 2. someone who musters wild cattle by night. {originally a person who under cover of night engaged in illegal activities} …   Australian English dictionary

  • moonlighter —  Bigamist …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • moonlighter — / mu:nlaɪtə/ noun a person who moonlights …   Dictionary of banking and finance

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