English version

moonlight in Employment topic

moonlightmoonlight2 verb [intransitive] informal πŸ”Š πŸ”Š 1 BEWORK/DO WORKto have a second job in addition to your main job, especially without the knowledge of the government tax department πŸ”Š She’s been moonlighting as a waitress in the evenings.2 British EnglishBEPEW to do paid work although you are getting money from the government because you do not officially have a job β€”moonlighter noun [countable] β€”moonlighting noun [uncountable] πŸ”Š He’s been doing some moonlighting for another company.β†’ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
moonlightβ€’ Some officers were moonlighting as security guards.β€’ Carlos is an auto mechanic who moonlights fixing the cars of friends.β€’ Sarton has been moonlighting for five years to supplement his income.