nightwalker

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n nightwalker terrestrial worm that burrows into and helps aerate soil; often surfaces when the ground is cool or wet; used as bait by anglers
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Usage

In literature:

So he bid them give up their nightwalking, and come out and agitate in the daylight.
"Poets and Dreamers" by Lady Augusta Gregory and Others
Hans Shund, thief, usurer, and nightwalker, is a most striking illustration of my assertion.
"The Progressionists, and Angela." by Conrad von Bolanden
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In news:

The family tradition that is the March of Dimes Nightwalk is Sunday.
Tallon Nightwalker (yes, that's his real name) has an unusual hobby.
In 1970, the young Ralph Gibson published The Somnambulist, a book of shadowy photographs that told a strange tale of nightwalking.
The co-founders of the organization Invisible Children talk about what's going on with Uganda 's "nightwalkers" today and and why Invisible Children plans to continue efforts to save lives in Africa.
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