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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A lamp that projects a bright, broad beam.

Usage examples (32)
  • We wanted to take a "floodlight" evening boat ride, but it was canceled owing to the flooding.
  • He was startled to see the automatic floodlight on.
  • A dull, solid thud, like a fish hitting a floodlight.
  • The cutlers bobbed all the way out of floodlight range. for more
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