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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TORCH

The prize was bestowed on him who ran the course without extinguishing his torch.

Dorothea was holding a torch, the liquid droppings of which fell upon her hands.

His torch will be at the threshold and his knife at the throat of the planter.

It was the torch of a fisherman—one of those eyes of the South of which Artois had thought.

The cabman bought a torch from a passer-by, and stuck it in his whip-barrel.

The cabman had put up his torch and was flapping his arms under his armpits.

The cabman threw away his torch, mounted his box, and set off at a trot.

She sagged in over the coast and came right on home, smoking like a torch.

Lage seized his torch, sprang to his feet, and saw—Vigfusson.

The torch has the advantage of being small, light and portable.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR TORCH

arsonist

nounone who sets fires illegally
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.