torchlight

noun torch·light \ -ˌlīt \

Definition of torchlight

1 : light given by torches
2 : torch

Examples of torchlight in a Sentence

  1. The men worked by torchlight.

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First Known Use of torchlight

15th century


TORCHLIGHT Defined for English Language Learners

torchlight

noun

Definition of torchlight for English Language Learners

  • : the light from a burning torch

  • : the light from a flashlight


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