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.
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The pet-care industry has long relied on word-of-mouth referrals and lamp-post advertisements, and Wag’s experience is a reminder that technological disruption rarely goes smoothly.
The streets of Puerto Rico's historic Old Town in the capital, San Juan, were strewn with broken balconies, air conditioning units, shattered lamp posts, fallen power lines and dead birds.
The man then pulled out a gun and told the renter to put down the lamp.
Her Artemide lamp in the [living room] was a wedding gift from designer Ross Lovegrove, her ketchup sculpture is from famed contemporary artist Paul McCarthy, and her Arthur Adele-C table in the living room is a gift from Ron Gilad.
The researchers then conditioned the participants to be afraid of certain images by showing them pictures of ordinary-looking rooms lit with lamps of various hues, some of which were paired with a mild shock to the finger.
Many people have tried to make the area feel like home by laying down carpets and placing chairs and lamps in makeshift living rooms.
Companies like Amazon have worked towards ideas of perching drones with chargers, building out spaces on lamp posts and similar public spaces.
Glickman aimed for the moon, hit the lamp post on the way up, shook it off, and just kept going.
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Origin and Etymology of lamp
First Known Use: 13th centurySee Words from the same year
Synonymsbeacon, illuminant, light
Related Wordsarc 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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