overnighter

noun
over·​night·​er | \ ˌō-vər-ˈnī-tər How to pronounce overnighter (audio) \

Definition of overnighter

2 : an overnight trip
3 : a person who stays overnight

Examples of overnighter in a Sentence

He is on an overnighter. You should pack an overnighter. Overnighters will appreciate the area's fine hotels.
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Recent Examples on the Web Consider a day trip to Resurrection or Kachemak Bay or plan an overnighter to Prince William Sound to observe whales, otters, sea lions, glaciers and towering peaks. Mike Campbell, Anchorage Daily News, 28 June 2021 Consider a day trip to Resurrection or Kachemak Bay or plan an overnighter to Prince William Sound to observe whales, otters, sea lions, glaciers and towering peaks. Mike Campbell, Anchorage Daily News, 28 June 2021 Consider a day trip to Resurrection or Kachemak Bay or plan an overnighter to Prince William Sound to observe whales, otters, sea lions, glaciers and towering peaks. Mike Campbell, Anchorage Daily News, 28 June 2021 Consider a day trip to Resurrection or Kachemak Bay or plan an overnighter to Prince William Sound to observe whales, otters, sea lions, glaciers and towering peaks. Mike Campbell, Anchorage Daily News, 28 June 2021 Consider a day trip to Resurrection or Kachemak Bay or plan an overnighter to Prince William Sound to observe whales, otters, sea lions, glaciers and towering peaks. Mike Campbell, Anchorage Daily News, 28 June 2021 What was supposed to be a quick overnighter turned into a three-day nightmare, as heavy snow started to fall in the mountains, trapping their car on a remote forest road. oregonlive, 4 Mar. 2021 The company will try and maintain much of its festival vibe at the overnighter, but traditional cornhole and other games and activities have been axed. Cheryl V. Jackson, The Indianapolis Star, 25 Aug. 2020 Bonus: The more intrepid hikers can tackle a big day (or an overnighter) and trek the 10-mile roundtrip continuation up to South Zapata Lake. Heather Balogh Rochfort, The Know, 28 July 2020

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First Known Use of overnighter

1949, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of overnighter was in 1949

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21 Aug 2021

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“Overnighter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/overnighter. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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More Definitions for overnighter

overnighter

noun

English Language Learners Definition of overnighter

: an overnight trip
: a person who stays somewhere overnight

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