Definition of Nightwork
1. Noun. Work to be done at night.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Nightwork
Literary usage of Nightwork
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. ...[Woman's Work and Organizations] (1906)
"How then can it be otherwise in employments for instance such as binderies, laundries and textile mills, where nightwork is long continued for women whose ..."
2. The Town: Its Memorable Characters and Events. St. Paul's to St. James's by Leigh Hunt (1848)
"And is Jane nightwork alive? " Pals. She lives, Master Shallow. " Shal. ... and had Robin nightwork by old nightwork, before I came to Clement's Inn. ..."
3. The Friendly Town: A Little Book for the Urbane by Edward Verrall Lucas (1906)
"And is Jane nightwork alive? /-'a/. She lives, Master Shallow. Shal. She never could away with me. I-'al. Never, never ; she would always say she could not ..."