someone who works at night or perfers to be up at night
I stay up late. but I am no night person.
A person who find it hard to get up early and likes to sleep in. Becomes more awake in the evening.
'what time do you want to go out tomorow?'
'why so late'
'because i find it well hard to get up in the mornings, im a night person'
1. People who work or live at night, sleeping during the day. 2. Nonconformists. Popularized by Jean Shepherd, a NY City (and syndicated) radio commentator on the human condition, author, performer, TV documentarian, and film producer including the perennial "A Christmas Story".
Night's a very different world -- familiar things are dark and done with, restrictions on freedom are removed. And that's when the night people flower -- artists, jazz musicians, students and others who prefer that world.