Examples of lamp in a Sentence
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.
Recent Examples of lamp from the Web
Royals catcher Drew Butera stood underneath a heat lamp in the visiting dugout at Progressive Field on Saturday afternoon, his arms extended toward the ceiling to absorb the warmth.
Then the light sweeps out from the logo and back until all of the LED running lamps are activated.
In most cases, talking to a lamp post might attract a bewildered audience.
By night, the space takes on a lounge-y appeal, lit by an assortment of oversized lamps.
Many of those reported minor upgrades in terms of heat lamps, tenting and umbrella supplies.
Parents with strollers and bundled up toddlers walked in the rain past lamp posts with blue ribbons tied to them to honor the fallen officers.
Wind shields and heat lamps have also been installed.
Verizon, for instance, needs an army of workers to install IoT sensors in millions of street lamps.
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Origin and Etymology of lamp
First Known Use: 13th centurySee Words from the same year
arc lamp (also arc light), candelabra, candelabrum, candle, chandelier, flare, flash, flashlight, floodlight, fluorescent lamp, gaslight, headlight, incandescent lamp, klieg light (or kleig light), lantern, light bulb, lighting, sconce, spotlight, streetlight, sun lamp;
LAMP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of lamp for English Language Learners
: a device that produces light
LAMP Defined for Kids
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