lighting Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “lighting” in the English Dictionary

"lighting" in American English

See all translations

lightingnoun [U]

us   /ˈlɑɪ·t̬ɪŋ/
the lights in a room or on a stage, or the effects of those lights: The lighting in the living room is too dim.
(Definition of lighting from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"lighting" in Business English

See all translations

lightingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈlaɪtɪŋ/ us  
the type and arrangement of lights used in place: Emergency lighting shows the way to the exits. We'll offer to totally replace all your lighting with energy-efficient lighting.
(Definition of lighting from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of lighting?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

ray

a narrow beam of light, heat, etc. travelling in a straight line from its place of origin

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More