evening shift

evening shift
noun
1. the work shift during the evening (as 4 p.m. to midnight)
Syn: ↑swing shift
Hypernyms: ↑shift, ↑work shift, ↑duty period
2. workers who work during the evening (as 4 p.m. to midnight)
Hypernyms: ↑shift

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