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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A light bulb that gives a short, bright light for taking photographs.

Usage examples (32)
  • A single flashbulb went off when the picture was taken.
  • He added that so-called flashbulb memory of the kind that I had can be incredibly vivid and still be very wrong.
  • Even memories of highly emotionally charged events - so-called "flashbulb" memories - are just as likely to suffer this distortion.
  • Hit the button -- flashbulb light in Diskant's eyes. for more
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