Moonlit
Moonlit \Moon"lit`\, a. Illumined by the moon. ``The moonlit sea.'' --Moore. ``Moonlit dells.'' --Lowell. [1913 Webster]

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  • moonlit — (adj.) 1830 (first attested in Tennyson), from MOON (Cf. moon) (n.) + LIT (Cf. lit) …   Etymology dictionary

  • moonlit — [mo͞on′lit΄] adj. lighted by the moon …   English World dictionary

  • moonlit — [[t]mu͟ːnlɪt[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n Something that is moonlit is lit by moonlight. ...a beautiful moonlit night …   English dictionary

  • moonlit — mod. alcohol intoxicated, with moonshine. □ He’s on the jug again. See, he’s all moonlit. □ He’s too moonlit to drive …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • moonlit — See moonlight, moonlit, moonlighted …   Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • moonlit — adj. Moonlit is used with these nouns: ↑night, ↑sky, ↑stroll …   Collocations dictionary

  • moonlit — moon|lit [ˈmu:nˌlıt] adj [only before noun] lit by the moon ▪ a moonlit garden …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • moonlit — adjective (only before noun) made brighter by the light of the moon: a moonlit garden …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • moonlit — 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

  • moonlit — adjective Date: circa 1827 lighted by the moon …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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