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English definition of “torchlight”

torchlight

noun uk   /ˈtɔːtʃ.laɪt/ us    /ˈtɔːrtʃ-/

torchlight noun (LIGHT)

[U] the light from a torch: I saw the blade of an open knife shine in his hand in the torchlight.Light

torchlight noun (TORCH)

[C] Indian English a torch noun

torchlight

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈtɔːtʃ.laɪt/ us    /ˈtɔːrtʃ-/ (also torchlit)
describes an event that is lit by burning torches: a torchlight/torchlit processionThe qualities of light
(Definition of torchlight from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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