lantern

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈlæntərn/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈlæntɚn/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(lantərn)


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lantern

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a camping lantern
  2. lit by a lantern
  3. light a lantern
  4. reading by (the light of) a lantern
  5. the light coming from the lantern
  6. in the light of the lantern
  7. in the lantern's light
  8. paper lanterns [hung, lined, glowed]
  9. the streets were lined with (paper) lanterns
  10. a glowing lantern
  11. [carve, make] a Jack-o'-Lantern (for Halloween)
  12. lanterns in the garden
  13. [hanging, Chinese, paper, sky] lanterns
  14. the lantern went out (suddenly)
  15. [tipped, knocked] over the lantern
  16. [held up, raised] the lantern (to see)
  17. used a lantern to [guide, help, see]
  18. the fire was [caused, started] by a [tipped] -over lantern
  19. the [residents, tourists] carried lanterns
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