Definition of "lamps" []

  • Any of a number of devices that produce illumination (noun)
  • (in combination) (noun)
  • A device for holding one or more electric light bulbs (noun)
  • A vessel in which a liquid fuel is burned to supply illumination (noun)
  • Any of a variety of devices that produce radiation, esp for therapeutic purposes (noun)
  • Plural form of lamp. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • A slang term for obesity. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "lamps" in a sentence
  • "A Scot writing about another Scot where sticking posters on lamps is prefectly normal."
  • "Three set-in lamps, which come with a 10-year warranty, emit intense heat and light."
  • "Just as in other countries, the miracle of the long-burning oil in the temple lamps is commemorated not only with potato latkes, but with a variety of sweet fried foods."