Definition of standard lamp in English:

standard lamp

Line breaks: stand|ard lamp

noun

British
  • A lamp with a tall stem whose base stands on the floor.
    More example sentences
    • Elizabeth and Agatha sat together in the living room in the cosy pool of light shed by the standard lamp.
    • Here in Las Vegas the stage is dressed like a living room with couches and standard lamps.
    • A desk lamp, standard lamp or light from a window can be used to effectively light a scene.

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