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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Theater light at the front of a stage that illuminate the set and actors.

Usage examples (39)
  • Being behind the footlights was a constant struggle.
  • It is very sparsely furnished, but near the footlights is a large gilt couch, on which Isabelle is lying fast asleep.
  • A little too much to be drawing for Dickens and that the footlights are the illumination of his scenic world, has so remarkable a sense of
  • The sash stuck up several inches above the footlights. for more
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