one-nighter

[ wuhn-nahy-ter ]
/ ˈwʌnˈnaɪ tər /

noun

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Origin of one-nighter

First recorded in 1920–25
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Example sentences from the Web for one-nighter

  • A Frenchman followed them, pale and elaborate, a "one-nighter," as Amedeo instantly decided in his mind.

    In the Wilderness|Robert Hichens