the light thrown by a lamp.

1570–80; lamp + light1 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Example sentences
The pale face thus peeled in the lamplight revealed not so much rage as
Brighter than these, shone the faces of friends in the glimmering lamplight.
He watched sleepily the flakes, silver and dark, falling obliquely against the
In the evenings, deep snow drifts lining frozen sidewalks glow in intermittent
  pools of lamplight from above.
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