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“streetlight” in British English

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streetlightnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈstriːt.laɪt/ us /ˈstriːt.laɪt/ also streetlamp,

a light in or at the side of a road or public area that is usually supported on a tall post:

He crashed his car into a streetlight.

(Definition of “streetlight” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“streetlight” in American English

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streetlightnoun [ C ]

us /ˈstritˌlɑɪt/ also streetlamp, /ˈstritˌlæmp/

a light, usually on a tall post, that lights a road at night

(Definition of “streetlight” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)