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moonlight

verb [I]
 
 
/ˈmuːn.laɪt/ (moonlighted)
to work at an extra job, especially without telling your main employer
(尤指瞒着雇主)从事第二职业,兼职
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。
Work, working and the workplaceWorking hours and periods of workJobs, careers and professionsWorking
moonlighting
 
 
/ˈmuːn.laɪ.tɪŋ/ US  /-t̬ɪŋ/ noun [U]
You'll get sacked 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。
Jobs, careers and professionsWorking
Translations of “moonlight”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指瞞著僱主)從事第二職業,兼職…
(Definition of moonlight verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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