floor lamp


Definition of floor lamp 

: a tall lamp that stands on the floor

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Most prevalent is the antique floor lamp, lush and brassy with its parasol-like palm fronds. Lilah Ramzi, Vogue, "Is This the Original SAD Lamp? The Best Tropical Light Fixtures to Ward Off Seasonal Blues," 12 Oct. 2018 The living room’s custom sofa is in a Zinc Textile fabric, the chaise longue and Stilnovo floor lamp are from Lost City Arts, and the leather chair is by reGeneration. Elle Decor Editors, ELLE Decor, "Inside a Traditional Prewar Apartment with Unique, Handmade Accents," 13 Sep. 2018 The table and wall light ship with the E12 candle bulb, while the floor lamp and pendant ship with the A19 bulb. Ashley Carman, The Verge, "Philips new Hue lights cover your entire home, inside and out," 10 Aug. 2018 Around the fireplace in the living room was an 18th-century Spanish screen, a 15th-century Italian sculpture, a major canvas by Giorgio di Chirico, and a floor lamp by Alberto Giacometti. William Middleton, Town & Country, "How the De Menil Family Raised Good Taste to an Art Form," 7 Mar. 2018 Sofa, 100″ Macalester in Vance Charcoal; coffee table, Rand; ottomans, Lind Cowhide Cocktail #529109; console table, Linear; floor lamp, Tri-plex—Room & Board;roomandboard.com. House Beautiful, "October 2016 Product Guide," 8 Sep. 2016 Stylish table lamps and floor lamps provide perfect task lighting in living areas and bedrooms. Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson, ELLE Decor, "The 3 Types Of Lighting Every Room Needs," 22 Jan. 2016 This floor lamp is the perfect candidate: a lighter-than-air style statement that throws off plenty of light thanks to the open weave shade. Joanna Linberg, Sunset, "10 Stunning Rattan Pieces for Your Home," 22 Jan. 2018 The virtual shopping tour features almost 70 items, ranging from a Mainstays Combo floor lamp selling for $11.44 to a 16-piece Gibson Home Soho Lounge Square dinnerware set with a $34.88 price tag. Charisse Jones, USA TODAY, "Walmart offers a 3D tour to get shoppers to look, click and buy," 28 June 2018

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First Known Use of floor lamp

1892, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of floor lamp was in 1892

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English Language Learners Definition of floor lamp

: a tall lamp that stands on the floor

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