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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Lights that illuminate the audience's part of a theater or other auditorium.

Usage examples (39)
  • The houselights finally dim, and the movie begins.
  • The houselights dim and we take our stage positions in darkness.
  • Okay, cue the houselights; everybody onstage for the big finale.
  • The houselights dimmed, and the evening of exquisite music began. for more
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