afternooner

afternooner

[af-ter-noo-ner, ahf-]
noun Informal.
1.
a person or thing that appears, flourishes, etc., in the afternoon: One of radio's favorite afternooners is a soap opera.
2.
a baseball game or other event that takes place in the afternoon.

Origin:
1905–10; afternoon + -er1

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