Definition of floor lamp in English:

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floor lamp

Pronunciation: /ˈflô(ə)r ˌlamp/


chiefly North American
A tall lamp designed to stand on the floor.
Example sentences
  • In terms of function, this room could be improved with the addition of another reading light, perhaps a floor lamp standing between the sofa and the chair.
  • There was a ceiling fan and light fixture, along with a tall floor lamp next to each bunk bed.
  • A basic floor lamp, or directional lamp that can allow light to be shaded upon a wall or ceiling, can draw attention to any desired area or emphasize ceiling height.

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Syllabification: floor lamp

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