Definition of Lighthouse keeper

1. Noun. The keeper of a lighthouse.

Generic synonyms: Custodian, Keeper, Steward



Definition of Lighthouse keeper

1. Noun. A person who tends a lighthouse. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lighthouse Keeper

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lightfield camera
lightfoot
lightfront
lightfronts
lightful
lightgun
lightguns
lightheaded
lightheadedly
lightheadedness
lighthearted
lightheartedly
lightheartedness
lighthouse
lighthouse keeper (current term)
lighthouse keepers
lighthouse lens
lighthouselike
lighthouses
lighting
lighting-up(a)
lighting circuit
lighting fixture
lighting industry
lighting out
lighting up
lightings
lightish
lightless

Literary usage of Lighthouse keeper

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1. Stage-land: Curious Habits and Customs of Its Inhabitants by Jerome Klapka Jerome, Bernard Partridge (1889)
"... The lighthouse keeper comes out with a lantern. The boat is run in among the breakers, and all are saved ! And then the band plays. ..."

2. Federal Statutes Annotated: Containing All the Laws of the United States, of by United States, Edward Thompson Company (1918)
"That hereafter every lighthouse keeper and assistant lighthouse keeper in the Lighthouse Service of the United States shall be entitled to receive one ..."

3. The Windsor Magazine: An Illustrated Monthly for Men and Women (1895)
"The future lighthouse-keeper has to do temporary duty at different houses, ... Life on board a lightship differs little from that of a lighthouse-keeper. ..."

4. The Land of Sunshine by Charles Fletcher Lummis (1896)
"THE lighthouse keeper. mesa is an attractive one ; and the lighthouse is always interesting in itself and for the charming views its tower affords. ..."

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