floor lamp


floor lamp
noun
a lamp that stands on the floor
Hypernyms: ↑lamp

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noun
: a tall usually portable shaded lamp that stands on the floor

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a tall lamp designed to stand on the floor.
[1890-95]

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floor lamp noun (US)
A standard lamp
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Main Entry:floor

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floor lamp UK US noun [countable] [singular floor lamp plural floor lamps]
a standard lamp
Thesaurus: types of electric lighthyponym

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floor lamp,
a tall lamp that stands on the floor.

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n. a tall lamp designed to stand on the floor

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noun, pl ⋯ lamps [count]
: a tall lamp that stands on the floor — called also (Brit) standard lamp

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ˈfloor lamp [floor lamp floor lamps] (BrE also ˈstandard lamp) noun
a tall lamp that stands on the floor
See also:standard lamp

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • floor lamp — n AmE a tall lamp that stands on the floor British Equivalent: standard lamp …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • floor lamp — floor lamps N COUNT A floor lamp is a tall electric light which stands on the floor in a living room. [AM] (in BRIT, use standard lamp) …   English dictionary

  • floor lamp — n. a tall lamp that stands on the floor …   English World dictionary

  • floor lamp — floor ,lamp noun count a STANDARD LAMP …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • floor lamp — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms floor lamp : singular floor lamp plural floor lamps a standard lamp …   English dictionary

  • floor lamp — noun (C) AmE a lamp at the top of a tall pole on a flat base that stands on the floor of a room; standard lamp BrE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • floor lamp — noun Date: 1892 a tall lamp that stands on the floor …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • floor lamp — a tall lamp designed to stand on the floor. [1890 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • floor lamp — n. lamp that stands on the floor …   English contemporary dictionary

  • floor lamp — noun chiefly N. Amer. a standard lamp …   English new terms dictionary


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