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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LIGHTHOUSE

It was just time for the lamp in the lighthouse to be lit, and Hetty was watching for it.

The third keeper of the lighthouse is a quadruped called Tricky.

He became a member of the Lighthouse Board in 1852 and was the head after 1871.

"He's assistant keeper over to the lighthouse," explained Primmie.

His first idea had been to visit the lighthouse, his next to walk to the village.

Then she remembered that Primmie had said he had gone toward the lighthouse.

"You don't look like a lighthouse keeper," continued the former.

Yes, yes, wadin' up in a lighthouse would be a pretty good joke.

But the lighthouse subject was destined to be postponed for a few minutes.

If you keep a lighthouse, the average lighthouse, you are glad to see anybody.

WORD ORIGIN

1620s, from light (n.) + house (n.).

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.