lychnobite


lychnobite
A person who works at night and sleeps during the day

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • Lychnobite — Lych no*bite, n. [Gr. ly chnos a lamp + bi os life.] One who labors at night and sleeps in the day. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • lychnobite — noun a person who works or labors at night and sleeps during the day. Before the enfeebled of the dull eyed lychnobite of the press could succumb to its influence, the cheerful voice of the magician awoke him …   Wiktionary


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