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English definition of “torch”

torch

noun [C]
 
 
/tɔːtʃ/
LIGHT UK (US flashlight) B2 a small electric light that you hold in your handLighting and light fittings in the home
STICK a long stick with material that burns tied to the top of itFire and flameFire service
(Definition of torch noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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