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moonlight

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈmuːn.laɪt/
B2 the pale light of the moon: The young lovers sat in the moonlight.

moonlight

verb [I] uk   us   /ˈmuːn.laɪt/ (moonlighted)
to work at an extra job, especially without telling your main employer: A qualified teacher, he moonlighted as a cabbie in the evenings to pay the rent.
moonlighting
noun [U] uk   /-laɪ.tɪŋ/  us   /-laɪ.t̬ɪŋ/
You'll get sacked if the boss finds out you've been moonlighting.
Translations of “moonlight”
in Korean 달빛…
in Arabic ضَوْء القَمَر…
in Portuguese luar…
in Catalan llum de la lluna…
in Japanese 月明かり…
in Italian chiaro di luna…
in Chinese (Traditional) 月光…
in Russian лунный свет…
in Turkish mehtap, ay ışığı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 月光…
in Polish światło księżyca…
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