The lights in the auditorium of a theatre: the show ended and the house lights came up
More example sentences
- Weirdly as I took my bow the house lights (the lights in the auditorium) came up.
- Then darkness is exchanged for subtle house lights.
- Only during the finale, when the house lights were brought up, were the quotation marks removed from La Sonnambula.
Definition of house lights in:
- The US English dictionary