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The worst shift to work; one must work through the night while tired and bored as fuck.
John: You comin' to the party tomorrow night?
Mike: Nah, I got the graveyard shift.
John: Ouch, sorry man.
by boreda August 08, 2012
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Lying flat refers to a defeatist lifestyle in Chin, where people stop working, desiring material acquisition, and tap out of any social life – sometimes for good. By lying flat, young people are participating in a kind of non-cooperation movement, rather than surrendering themselves to China's oppressive work culture where they see little hope of social mobility.
I’m not going to try to get a better job so I can afford to start a family, I’m just lying flat.
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A work shift that runs from Midnight to 8 AM.
Hey man, I can't go out with you guys tonight. I'm workin' the graveyard shift.
by some dude February 16, 2005
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a working shift that begins at midnight or 2 AM
I don't think I would have enough energy to stay awake during a graveyard shift.
by Light Joker July 08, 2005
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Staying up all night playing Bioshock 2, usually requires resting up.
Reuben took a nap so he would be able to make it through the graveyard shift.
by nictron February 11, 2010
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