gaslight


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gaslight

a type of lamp in which the illumination is produced by an incandescent mantle heated by a jet of gas
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The interior exhibited a paradox often to be marked in such morning hours: that the rooms seemed brighter than the sky outside; even after the Major had turned out the one gaslight in the front hall.
But a detestable odor came out, with a broad bar of yellow gaslight. Raffles put his handkerchief to his nose.
I saw in the gaslight that Holmes wore an amused smile at this brilliant departure of mine.
He had left the front door open, so that a shaft of gaslight fell upon them.
Next moment, Mr Wegg is stumping under the gaslights and through the mud.
Into George's Shooting Gallery, &c., he goes; and in it there are gaslights (partly turned off now), and two whitened targets for rifle-shooting, and archery accommodation, and fencing appliances, and all necessaries for the British art of boxing.
Murder on Trinity Place is a historical 'gaslight mystery' set at the turn of the century which centers on Frank and Sarah Malloy, who are set to celebrate the 1900s with a new Year's celebration at Trinity Church.
KEMPTON: 5.15 The Big House, 5.50 Wren, 6.20 Red Sun, 6.50 Gaslight, 7.20 Local History, 7.50 Let Rip, 8.20 Rail Dancer, 8.50 Double Legend.
Mr McGee was found lying unconscious outside the Gaslight Bar in Queens shortly before 4am on Thanksgiving Day - November 22.
Danny McGee, 21, from Co Longford, was found unresponsive on the ground outside the Gaslight Bar in Queens shortly before 4am on Thursday.
"SINGLE.USE" has been named Word Of The Year - while "gammon", "gaslight" and "backstop" also make an appearance.
Lenny Henry 'Single-use' top word "SINGLE-USE" has been named Word Of The Year - while "gammon", "gaslight" and "backstop" also make an appearance.