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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A tower with a revolving beam that gives warning of shoals to passing ships.

Usage examples (37)
  • The lighthouse is made of iron and was completed in 1872.
  • In the extension of the Mole-what we call a lighthouse extension-there were seven guns, and these guns could fire in any direction.
  • By the east side of the lighthouse is the grave of Charles
  • Mary Margaret thought the lighthouse was a wonderful place. for more
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