night-light night-light

Definition(s):

  • (n) light (as a candle or small bulb) that burns in a bedroom at night (as for children or invalids)

Usage(s):

  1. While she admits that a few things in life do scare her--including the dark, which she fends off with a night-light--going fast is rarely one of them.
  2. Guyot Designs' Firefly, $22, converts a water bottle into a flashlight whose brightness can be adjusted for use as a night-light or reading lamp.
  3. The night-light scopes have $18 million of development behind them, and they come in three sizes.

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