Translation of "moonlight" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] uk /ˈmuːn.laɪt/ us /ˈmuːn.laɪt/

B2 the pale light of the moon

The young lovers sat in the moonlight. 年轻的情侣们坐在月光下。
verb [ I ] uk /ˈmuːn.laɪt/ 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. 他是个有执教证书的教师,晚上兼职开出租车以赚钱付房租。
moonlighting noun [ U ] uk /ˈmuːn.laɪ.tɪŋ/ us /ˈmuːn.laɪ.t̬ɪŋ/

You'll lose your job if the boss finds out you've been moonlighting. 如果老板发现你在外面兼职,你会被解雇的。

(Translation of “moonlight” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)