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Definition of "klieg" []

  • Any of several intense arc lamps used in cinematography (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "klieg" in a sentence
  • "At last June's state Democratic convention, Leticia Van de Putte was all set for the kind of klieg-light moment that ambitious pols lust after."
  • "Some New York revelers, wearing party hats and "2012" glasses, began camping out Saturday morning, even as workers readied bags stuffed with hundreds of balloons and technicians put colored filters on klieg lights."
  • "That's not exactly news, and just because he left a trail of e-mails that would make a romance novel writer cringe doesn't make him a complete embarrassment; billets-doux don't hold up well under klieg lights."