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Noun1.nightbird - a person who likes to be active late at nightnightbird - a person who likes to be active late at night
individualist - a person who pursues independent thought or action
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Bradley assenting, went with him into an early public-house, haunted by unsavoury smells of musty hay and stale straw, where returning carts, farmers' men, gaunt dogs, fowls of a beery breed, and certain human nightbirds fluttering home to roost, were solacing themselves after their several manners; and where not one of the nightbirds hovering about the sloppy bar failed to discern at a glance in the passion-wasted nightbird with respectable feathers, the worst nightbird of all.
The middle of the house is a sort of chorus-girl belt, while in the upper rooms there are reporters and other nightbirds. Long after he had gone to bed, Rutherford would hear footsteps passing his door and the sound of voices in the passage.
Now and then it came like a giant nightbird beating its wings against the curtained windows, and rattling the loose framework.
Jennifer Gustar presents a close reading of Anita Rao Badami's novel "Can You Hear the Nightbird Call?" and analyses the unsustainability of the exclusive ideas of home/homeland which often dominate diasporic politics and identity.
In 2014 he won Best Acoustic Artist and Best Acoustic Album at the same awards and wrote the well-known Eva Cassady song Nightbird.
EVA CASSIDY, Nightbird THERE is an awful lot of Eva Cassidy product out there, but this one is worth a mention.
I go to work out of Nightbird studios on the Sunset Strip in LA.
I have a middle reader coming out later this year called Nightbird. It is about a town in the Berkshires of Massachusetts where there may or may not be a monster, and there are a lot of family secrets.
Lovecraft in early adulthood was established in a reclusive 'nightbird' lifestyle without occupation or pursuit of romantic adventures.
I was just in love with one DJ, her name was Alison Steele, and she was "The Nightbird." It never really occurred to me [to make it a career].
He started a solo career back in 1980 with the album, Nightbird. In the meantime, he has issued another 15 solo albums which is aside from his other distractions like performing The Wall in Berlin with the former Pink Floyd bassist, Roger Waters.
Their songs "Nightbird" and "The Hurt" are timeless Pinoy anthems.