Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “lampstand”

lampstand

noun [C]     /ˈlæmp.stænd/
a heavy , often decorative , base for an electric light that stands on a table or the floor Lighting and light fittings in the home
(Definition of lampstand noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of lampstand

Translations of “lampstand”

Word of the Day

friendship

a situation in which two people are friends

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More