night person

night person

Fig. someone who is more alert and active at night than in the daytime. (Compare this with a day person.) I'm really not efficient until after supper. I am the quintessential night person.
See also: night, person

night person

n. a person who prefers to be active in the nighttime. (The plural is with people. Compare this with day person.) I can’t function in the morning. I’m strictly a night person.
See also: night, person
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If you're a night person, you are likely to act on them immediately.
24:00 I am a night person, so I normally don't go to bed before midnight.
Eventually, as the responses from the night person become increasingly monosyllabic, the other conversationalist realises that it is way past the friend's bedtime.
Sleep requirements vary from person to "Sleep requirements vary from person to got by night got by night person.
If you're a night person, social activities during the post-midnight hours will be fun and rewarding.
Sample rates range from $50 a night per person at the Buena Park Hotel & Suites in Buena Park in the economy tier, $210 a night person at the Westin, South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa in the moderate tier and $695 a night per person at the Montage Hotel in Laguna Beach in the luxury tier.
special I am a night person - often travelling to and from Cardiff in the early hours or just around our town - and see plenty of them.
As a college student taking evening courses, he became a night person, sometimes staying awake until dawn.
Also, I am a night person, so I do a great deal of my sorting, wrapping, crafting, etc.
uk) Seine night person, and five returns, 150 for lounged on the top deck as we drifted through a pastoral scene to a bend in the river where twin villages stretch up a narrow valley dominated by the fine ruins of Richard the Lionheart's Chateau Gaillard, high on a limestone promontory.
I'm a night person myself, and I've always liked being around night people," he explained.
I'm a night person, I've always found it easier to be up at nights, so that's one of the hardest things about being a parent, there's times when I have to get up really early in the morning," she says.
One cannot reproach a night person for not being lively in the morning because genes rule our biological clock.