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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MOONLIT

Upon looking around the moonlit room I found that I was alone.

"I think that I can see them yet," said Ford, peering down the moonlit road.

So that is why you have been lying so quiet under the trees these moonlit nights!

Yet she did not go to the window to look into the moonlit night.

He passed out of the forest and into the moonlit open where were no shadows nor darknesses.

Through the trees the mouth of the alley could be seen, opening out on a moonlit glade.

I followed, not into the moonlit night, but through a cavernous opening into darkness.

And then, in the evening, were moonlit walks with Mrs. Felix Lorraine!

I watched his figure cross the moonlit path and enter the kitchen.

He saw him stride away along the drive and down the moonlit road.

WORD ORIGIN

1830 (first attested in Tennyson), from moon (n.) + lit.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.