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one-nighter Line breaks: one-nighter

Definition of one-nighter in English:


A one-night stand.
Example sentences
  • So if you want a long-termer, or a one-nighter, you got it;
  • A notorious boozer and hellraiser, the guy is particularly well known for persuading his endless series of one-nighters to ‘slip into something comfortable.’
  • In honour of its 10th anniversary, the Fringe presents 10 x 10, a series of one-nighters celebrating Fringes past.

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