Definition of Torchlight

1. Noun. Light from a torch or torches.




Definition of Torchlight

1. n. The light of a torch, or of torches. Also adjectively; as, a torchlight procession.

Definition of Torchlight

1. Noun. The dim light produced by a torch. ¹

2. Noun. (British) : The dim light produced by a flashlight. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Torchlight

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Torchlight

torcheculs
torched
torcher
torchere
torcheres
torchers
torches
torchier
torchiere
torchieres
torchiers
torchiest
torching
torchings
torchless
torchlight (current term)
torchlights
torchlike
torchman
torchmen
torchon
torchons
torchwood
torchwood family
torchwoods
torchwort
torchy
torcs
torcular

Literary usage of Torchlight

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1. The Platform: Its Rise and Progress by Henry Lorenzo Jephson (1891)
"On the same night a torchlight meeting was held at Bury, in defiance of a notice ... Meetings of the character of these torchlight gatherings were plainly ..."

2. History of the Peace: Being a History of England from 1816 to 1854. With an by Harriet Martineau, George Lillie Craik, Charles Knight (1866)
"... in the month of November, torchlight the torchlight meetings became formidable ... of the illegality of torchlight meetings of the kind then in fashion, ..."

3. The Basin and Greybull Oil and Gas Field, Bighorn County, Wyoming by Ferdinand Friis Hintz (1915)
"On the southwest side of the torchlight dome the Peay sandstone descends to sea level, ... THE LAMB ANTICLINE North of the torchlight dome is a smaller dome ..."

4. Bulletin by Kentucky Geological Survey (1905)
"West of Levisa Fork, opposite torchlight Station (Three-mile Creek), a splint coal is opened at the mouth of Stratton Branch, 175 feet above the river bed, ..."

5. The Greville Memoirs: A Journal of the Reigns of King George IV. and King by Charles Greville, Henry Reeve (1883)
"... Function — The Jesuits — Saint-making— San Lorenzo in Lucina— The Flagellants— Statues by torchlight — Bunsen on the State of Rome — Frascati— Relations ..."

6. The Century by Bim Sherman (1885)
"SNOW-SHOEING BY torchlight. lounge about the room, and take their turn in the impromptu frolic of the evening. " A song ! " calls some one. ..."

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