overnighter overnighter  /ˌoʊ vər ˈnaɪ tər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a guest who stays overnight
  2. (n) a small traveling bag to carry clothing and accessories for staying overnight

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. When the overnighter from Washington reached the curve, it should have slowed down to 30 m.
  2. So it was that last night I caught the debut of Sleep on It, the heavily promoted real-estate show in which potential buyers pull an overnighter at a house they're considering.
  3. An overnighter can be arranged.

News

  1. Video: Wednesday's TV Best Bets

    It's sort of 'Survivor' meets 'Top Chef,' when the final eight amateur cooks are split into teams for an overnighter. With minimal food, they cook for heir own sustenance and the judges' esthetics.
    on July 31, 2013     Source: Bucyrus Telegraph-Forum

  2. Mike Hughes: 'MasterChef' trims field to six

    TONIGHT'S MIGHT-SEE: 'MasterChef,' 8-10 p.m., Fox. It's sort of 'Survivor' meets 'Top Chef,' when the final eight amateur cooks are split into teams for an overnighter.
    on July 31, 2013     Source: The Salinas Californian

Quotes

  1. After hearing a caller to Radio 2UE describe how his trucking business had just gone into receivership, Dr Nelson said: "When I come back from this overseas visit, I'm actually going to do an overnighter with one of the truckies just to get a closer...
    on Aug 4, 2008 By: Brendan Nelson Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  2. "It's shocking that a program that was a perennial bowl participant was reduced to one- and two-win seasons," Horton said. "You know now it's not going to be a quick fix or an overnighter."
    on Feb 5, 2006 By: Ray Horton Source: Seattle Times

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