Definition of first-nighter in English:

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first-nighter

Pronunciation: /ˌfərstˈnīdər/

noun

A person who attends a first night.
Example sentences
  • There to welcome it was a contingent of first-nighters with an appropriately international cast.
  • It was unnerving to be a serious filmgoer sitting among a bunch first-nighters at the latest Austin Powers flick.
  • I've never been a good first-nighter, I never enjoy hobnobbing in foyers.

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Syllabification: first-night·er

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