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dimmer Syllabification: dim·mer
Pronunciation: /ˈdimər/

Definition of dimmer in English:


1 (also dimmer switch) A device for varying the brightness of an electric light.
Example sentences
  • The bathrooms are smartly tiled in black and white, and feature the unusual touch of a dimmer switch for the lights.
  • I turned down the dimmer switch as the harsh lights still hurt my eyes a little bit.
  • He was picturing a dimmer switch, and watching it turn down, lowering the lights to a more pleasant level.
2US A headlight with a low beam.
2.1 (dimmers) Small parking lights on a motor vehicle.

Words that rhyme with dimmer

glimmer, limber, limner, shimmer, simmer, skimmer, slimmer, strimmer, swimmer, trimmer, zimmer
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