floor lamp


: a tall lamp that stands on the floor

Examples of floor lamp in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In which case, this floor lamp is a solid buy at less than $40. Rebecca Martinson, Rolling Stone, 15 Nov. 2023 This covered patio is furnished with all the amenities of a living room, including comfortable seating, plush pillows, accent tables, and even a floor lamp. Jessica Bennett, Better Homes & Gardens, 28 Oct. 2023 Find it on Amazon Illuminate With Style With This Creative Floor Lamp Illuminate your reading nights with this creative floor lamp, reflecting your playful personality while adding a fun element to your decor. Kathy Barr, Rolling Stone, 18 Oct. 2023 Plug in a floor lamp for nighttime reading, and set a small table near the chair for a cup of tea or books-in-progress. Jessica Bennett, Better Homes & Gardens, 5 Sep. 2023 Find it on Amazon Funky Creative Floor Lamp For Unique Lighting Infuse your home with light and whimsy with this creative floor lamp, a perfect addition for those late reading nights and a reflection of your playful personality. Poppy Morgan, Rolling Stone, 28 Sep. 2023 Usually a floor lamp is a little bit lower than that, meant to go beside a chair. Andy Cush, Pitchfork, 21 Sep. 2023 Now's your chance with this stylish floor lamp featuring a woven shade and rattan base. Mariah Thomas, Good Housekeeping, 8 Sep. 2023 To balance the dark shade, install library sconces above shelves and employ floor lamps and tabletop fixtures for reading light. Jessica Bennett, Better Homes & Gardens, 5 Sep. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1892, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of floor lamp was in 1892

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“Floor lamp.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/floor%20lamp. Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.

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