Meaning of “one-night stand” in the English Dictionary

"one-night stand" in British English

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one-night standnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌwʌn.naɪt ˈstænd/ us /ˌwʌn.naɪt ˈstænd/

one-night stand noun [ C ] (SEX)

a sexual relationship that lasts for only one night, or a person who you have had this type of relationship with

one-night stand noun [ C ] (PERFORMANCE)

a performance that happens only once in a particular place

(Definition of “one-night stand” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)