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lighthouses

noun
plural of lighthouse

Synonyms of lighthouses

a tower that is built on or near the shore and that has a powerful illuminated signal to guide ships away from danger
  • The sailor spotted the lighthouse in the distance.

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“Lighthouses.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lighthouses. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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