headlight Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “headlight” in the English Dictionary

"headlight" in British English

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headlightnoun [C usually plural]

uk   us   /ˈhed.laɪt/ (UK also headlamp)
a ​large, ​powerfullight 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 dipyour headlights (= make them ​shinedownwards)
(Definition of headlight from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"headlight" in American English

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headlightnoun [C]

 us   /ˈhedˌlɑɪt/
a ​light on the ​front of a ​vehicle, usually one of a ​pair of ​lights
(Definition of headlight from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “headlight”
in Arabic مِصْباح أمامي…
in Korean 헤드라이트…
in Portuguese farol…
in Catalan far…
in Japanese (自動車の)ヘッドライト, 前照灯…
in Chinese (Simplified) (车辆的)头灯,前灯…
in Turkish (araç) far…
in Russian фара…
in Chinese (Traditional) (車輛的)頭燈,前燈…
in Italian faro…
in Polish reflektor…
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