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A popular term for working at a 2nd job after regular working hours—i.e., ‘by moonlight’

moonlighting

Physician income An Americanism, for working at a 2nd job after regular working hrs–ie, 'by moonlight'. See Libby Zion, Medical school debt, 405 Regulations.
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As soon as it was moonlight and that poor thing began to crawl and shake the pattern, I got up and ran to help her.
remember it, however; and when the truth becomes clear to you, then think of this moonlight scene
But on other moonlight nights, when the sadness and the silence have touched me in a different way--have affected me with something as like a sorrowful sense of peace, as any emotion that had pain for its foundations could--I have imagined her as coming to me in my cell, and leading me out into the freedom beyond the fortress.
Busy was the Watcher, and many bowed beneath him, and often the spear of Umslopogaas flashed in the moonlight.
At this point my companion left me, and I--well, I confess that I retraced my steps to the common and rambled up that green lane, along which the romantic schoolmaster used to steal in the moonlight to the warm arms of his love.
When they had reached the little moonlight glade, having in front the reverend, though ruinous chapel, and the rude hermitage, so well suited to ascetic devotion, Wamba whispered to Gurth,
Just then the noise of horses topped the rise, and four or five riders came in sight in the moonlight and swept at full gallop down the slope.
He stood still, looking out across the moonlight, his head a little raised and his ears spread like fans, up to the great folds of the Garo hills.
As I did so I saw stretching far below me the beautiful vista of rocky gorge, and level, cacti-studded flat, wrought by the moonlight into a miracle of soft splendor and wondrous enchantment.
I thought it was some trick of the moonlight, some weird effect of shadow, but I kept looking, and it could be no delusion.
And mingle with the moonlight The dark waves of my hair.
Thus there is another gale in my memory, a thing of endless, deep, humming roar, moonlight, and a spoken sentence.