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lamp

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of lamp

  1. something that provides illumination <I didn't realize it had gotten so dark in the room until my wife came in and turned on the lamp, momentarily blinding me> Synonyms beacon, illuminant, lightRelated Words arc lamp (also arc light), candelabra, candelabrum, candle, chandelier, dark lantern, electric, flare, flash, flashbulb, flashcube, flashlight, floodlight, fluorescent lamp, gaslight, gasolier, girandole, headlight, incandescent lamp, klieg light (or kleig light), lantern, light bulb, lighthouse, lighting, sconce, spotlight, streetlight, sun lamp




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