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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A kind of moveable light.

Usage examples (36)
  • When we go camping, we use a lantern so we can see at night.
  • I snatched a lantern from the wall, lighted it, and followed.
  • Ignoring his role and starting with another lantern is just silly.
  • After the show there was a traditional Chinese game called lantern-riddles. for more
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