Definition of tilley lamp in English:

tilley lamp

Line breaks: til¦ley lamp

Entry from British & World English dictionary

(also tilly lamp)

noun

trademark
A portable oil or paraffin lamp in which air pressure is used to supply the burner with fuel.

Origin

1930s: from the name of the manufacturers.

Definition of tilley lamp in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day humoresque
Pronunciation: ˌ(h)yo͞oməˈresk
noun
a short, lively piece of music