Share this entry

Share this page

spotlamp

Line breaks: spot|lamp
Pronunciation: /ˈspɒtlamp
 
/

Definition of spotlamp in English:

noun

Another term for spotlight.
Example sentences
  • Illumination will be provided by sets of spotlamps providing a cool blue light for a restful atmosphere.
  • It has sent out hunters with spotlamps to round up the hedgehogs, which are killed by injection.
  • He worships at an obelisk lit by a single spotlamp, dressed in roughly fashioned cowhide.

Words that rhyme with spotlamp

sidelampblowlamp

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day tenebrous
Pronunciation: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
adjective
dark; shadowy or obscure