Synonyms and related words:
arc, arc light, beacon, brighten, brighten up, color filter, dimmer, enlighten, floats, flood, flood with light, footlights, foots, gelatin, highlight, illume, illuminate, illumine, irradiate, klieg light, light, light plot, light up, lighten, lights, limelight, luminate, marquee, medium, overshine, relume, relumine, shed light upon, shine upon, spot, spotlight, throw light upon

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • floodlight — [flud′līt΄] n. 1. an artificial light of high intensity, usually with a reflector that causes it to shine in a broad beam 2. such a beam of light vt. floodlighted or floodlit, floodlighting to illuminate by a floodlight or floodlights …   English World dictionary

  • floodlight — ► NOUN ▪ a large, powerful light used to illuminate a stage, sports ground, etc. ► VERB (past and past part. floodlit) (usu. as adj. floodlit) ▪ illuminate with floodlights …   English terms dictionary

  • floodlight — n. to focus; shine a floodlight on * * * [ flʌdlaɪt] shine a floodlight on to focus …   Combinatory dictionary

  • floodlight — UK [ˈflʌdˌlaɪt] / US noun [countable] Word forms floodlight : singular floodlight plural floodlights a very strong light that is used for lighting a public building or sports event at night …   English dictionary

  • floodlight — /ˈflʌdlaɪt / (say fludluyt) noun 1. an artificial light so directed or diffused as to give a comparatively uniform illumination over a given area. 2. a floodlight lamp or projector. –verb (t) (floodlit, floodlighting) 3. to illuminate with or as… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Floodlight — A floodlight is an artificial light providing even illumination across a wide area. * High intensity discharge lamp, the class of lamp itself * Stage lighting instrument#Floodlights, the types associated with Stage productions * Floodlights… …   Wikipedia

  • floodlight — /flud luyt /, n., v., floodlighted or floodlit, floodlighting. n. 1. an artificial light so directed or diffused as to give a comparatively uniform illumination over a rather large given area. 2. a lamp or projector that produces such a light.… …   Universalium

  • floodlight — 1. noun a) A projector of a bright beam of light for use in theatres and studios; a flood b) Powerful artificial illumination with a broad beam, especially in a series of units on pylons used to illuminate a sports ground. 2 …   Wiktionary

  • floodlight — flood·light || flÊŒdlaɪt n. powerful light for the illumination of large areas; lighting unit v. illuminate with a floodlight, illuminate with a strong lamp that casts diffuse light over a wide area …   English contemporary dictionary

  • floodlight — flood•light [[t]ˈflʌdˌlaɪt[/t]] n. v. light•ed lit, light•ing 1) elm a powerful artificial light so directed as to give a comparatively uniform illumination over a large area 2) elm a lamp or projector that produces such a light 3) elm to… …   From formal English to slang

  • floodlight — prožektorius statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. floodlight; gun; searchlight vok. Kanone, f; Scheinwerfer, m; Strahler, m rus. прожектор, m; пушка, f pranc. canon, m; projecteur, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

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