Definition of courtesy light in English:

courtesy light

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  • A small light in a car that is automatically switched on when one of the doors is opened.
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    • Can you tell me why an automobile courtesy light that fades slowly makes you feel good?
    • The door was unlocked and the courtesy light revealed a passenger, waiting for him.
    • For example, if you open and close the boot before leaving the car, it might be that the courtesy light is sticking on.

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