swing shift

a work shift in industry from midafternoon until midnight.
the group of workers on such a shift.


swing shifter, noun
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swing shift
1.  a group of workers who work a shift from late afternoon to midnight in an industry or occupation where a day shift or a night shift is also worked
2.  the period worked

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Example sentences
All swing shift employees' parking must be authorized via their office's parking coordinator.
He was working the swing shift the week of the incident and this was his third day of work.
Their work shifts include early morning, swing shift, and weekends.
Applicants must be willing to work day shift or swing shift, weekends and holidays.
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