moonlit

adjective
moon·​lit | \-ˌlit \

Definition of moonlit 

: lighted by the moon

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All three caught the moonlit shimmer that bathes this choreography in its poetic glow. Robert Greskovic, WSJ, "A Troupe From Florida and a Piscine World Premiere," 15 Aug. 2018 During the moonlit celebration, Lea also reunited with Scream Queens co-stars Emma Roberts and Billie Lourd, who posed for this photo with a sprig of rosemary pulled from her folded dinner napkin. Hanna Lustig, Teen Vogue, "Lea Michele Celebrated Her Engagement With Friends Emma Roberts, Ashley Tisdale, and Hilary Duff," 30 July 2018 New this year is a moonlit wagon ride with a campfire. Courant Community, "Community News For The Putnam-Killingly Edition," 10 July 2018 New this year is a moonlit wagon ride with a campfire. Courant Community, "Community News For The Putnam-Killingly Edition," 10 July 2018 New this year is a moonlit wagon ride with a campfire. Courant Community, "Community News For The Putnam-Killingly Edition," 10 July 2018 New this year is a moonlit wagon ride with a campfire. Courant Community, "Community News For The Putnam-Killingly Edition," 10 July 2018 New this year is a moonlit wagon ride with a campfire. Courant Community, "Community News For The Putnam-Killingly Edition," 10 July 2018 New this year is a moonlit wagon ride with a campfire. Courant Community, "Community News For The Putnam-Killingly Edition," 10 July 2018

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First Known Use of moonlit

1817, in the meaning defined above

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moonlit

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of moonlit

: lighted by the moon

moonlit

adjective
moon·​lit | \ˈmün-ˌlit \

Kids Definition of moonlit

: lighted by the moon a moonlit night

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