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See definition of flashlight on Dictionary.com
  • as inlamp
  • as inlantern
  • as inspotlight

synonyms for flashlight

  • light
  • beacon
  • gaslight
  • searchlight
  • torch
  • gas lamp
  • hurricane lamp
  • kerosene lamp
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How to use flashlight in a sentence

This vest includes a USB port to charge your smartphone and a built-in flashlight.
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I have to use the flashlight on my phone to find the wax at the bottom of my bag.
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In one case, the city paid out $125,000 when officers allegedly fractured someone’s cheekbone with a flashlight.
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Only one player gets a flashlight, and the others must follow them everywhere.
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Urbexers scavenger-hunt for sites and then crawl through closed tunnels, scour old buildings, flashlight around finished mines, and trek through old military bases.
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Worse, the scattered light makes it seem like illumination is coming from all directions at once, like shining a flashlight into fog.
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A moment later you saw the beams of flashlights coming toward you, and without even thinking about it stepped silently off the path, into a welter of tangled bushes, and crouched to the ground.
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Blocks can be combined in multiple ways to build different sensing objects — from rolling robots to smart flashlights.
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Point-of-care ultrasound is like a flashlight inserted into the body.
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If it’s only a winter storm season you fear, a few weeks of food and flashlight batteries should cover most of your bases.
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WORDS RELATED TO FLASHLIGHT

  • beacon
  • flashlight
  • gas lamp
  • gaslight
  • hurricane lamp
  • kerosene lamp
  • light
  • searchlight
  • torch
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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