Examples of torchlight in a Sentence
The men worked by torchlight.
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His status as a substitute in Montgomery was frozen Nov. 1 after allegations surfaced about his participation in the Charlottesville torchlight protest.
In spite of Prohibition, corks were popped and people celebrated with torchlight parades, police and fire sirens, and car horns.
Stage Big Parade Tonight, at Hitler's order, Berlin storm troopers staged a gigantic torchlight parade past the chancellory in honor of the president and their doughty little leader.
The dedication came on the heels of a massive torchlight parade that began on the steps of the University of Havana Saturday night and flowed through the streets of the capital.
In Charlottesville, Virginia, a court injunction temporarily halted the city's plans to sell its Robert E. Lee monument while alt-right leader Richard Spencer led a torchlight protest this past weekend reminiscent of Klan rallies of the past.
That evening, to commemorate the landmark amendment, thousands marched down Pennsylvania Avenue in a torchlight procession.
In August, Spencer led a coalition of white supremacists in a torchlight march across the University of Virginia campus that touched off a weekend of deadly clashes, killing one.
In the 1920s and ‘30s, members of the Ku Klux Klan marched in torchlight parades, harnessing the theater of terror.
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TORCHLIGHT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of torchlight for English Language Learners
: the light from a burning torch
: the light from a flashlight
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