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English definition of “headlight”


noun [C usually plural]     /ˈhed.laɪt/ (UK also headlamp)
a large , powerful light at the front of a vehicle , usually one of two: I could see a car's headlights coming towards me. It was foggy , and all the cars had their headlights on. to dip your headlights (= make them shine downwards ) → Compare sidelightThe exterior of vehicles
(Definition of headlight noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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