one-night stand


one–night stand


: a situation in which you have sex with someone once and you do not continue in a relationship afterwards; also : one of the people involved in this situation

: a performance of a play, concert, etc., that is given only once in a particular place

Full Definition of ONE-NIGHT STAND

:  a performance (as of a play or concert) given (as by a traveling group of actors or musicians) only once in each of a series of localities
a :  a locality used for one-night stands
b :  a stopover for a one-night stand
:  a sexual encounter limited to a single occasion; also :  a partner in such an encounter

First Known Use of ONE-NIGHT STAND



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