low beam

noun

Definition of low beam

US
:a vehicle headlight beam with a short-range focus

Examples of low beam in a Sentence

  1. The car's headlights were on low beam.

  2. Turn on your low beams.

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First Known Use of low beam

1933


LOW BEAM Defined for English Language Learners

low beam

noun

Definition of low beam for English Language Learners

  • : the setting of a vehicle's headlights that makes the least bright light


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