strobe light

noun

: strobe

Examples of strobe light in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Cohen is accused of watching briefly as rioters shined strobe lights at officers and threw things at them in an effort to disrupt the police line. Edmund H. Mahony, Hartford Courant, 8 July 2024 Borsodi used a red filter on his strobe light to produce the night-vision-camera effect. Rivka Galchen, The New Yorker, 15 June 2024 There were yellow and green strobe lights on a light bar. Jim Radcliffe, Orange County Register, 6 June 2024 Smoke filled the air as colorful strobe lights of blue, purple and red filled the sky. Ed Masley, The Arizona Republic, 11 Apr. 2024 See all Example Sentences for strobe light 

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Word History

First Known Use

1947, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of strobe light was in 1947

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“Strobe light.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/strobe%20light. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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