night-light

noun
\ ˈnīt-ˌlīt How to pronounce night-light (audio) \

Definition of night-light

: a light kept burning throughout the night

First Known Use of night-light

circa 1823, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of night-light was circa 1823

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“Night-light.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/night-light. Accessed 6 Jul. 2020.

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