Synonyms
Etymology

1. hurricane

noun. ['ˈhɝːəˌkeɪn, ˈhʌrəˌkeɪnz'] a severe tropical cyclone usually with heavy rains and winds moving a 73-136 knots (12 on the Beaufort scale).

Synonyms

  • wind scale
  • cyclone

Etymology

  • huracán (Spanish)
  • hurakán (Arawak)

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Words that Rhyme with Hurricane Lamp

  • vancamp
  • unclamp
  • revamp
  • encamp
  • decamp
  • trampe
  • tramp
  • stamp
  • krampe
  • kramp
  • cramp
  • clamp
  • vamp
  • tamp
  • shamp
  • schamp
  • samp
  • ramp
  • lampp
  • lampe
  • kampe
  • kamp
  • hampe
  • hamp
  • gamp
  • damp
  • champ
  • camp

Example sentences of the word hurricane-lamp


1. Noun Phrase
Light your homestead home with hurricane lamps.

2. Noun Phrase
Keep extra batteries, flashlights, a hurricane lamp and lamp oil in the root cellar.

3. Noun Phrase
Some hurricane lamps have an additional glass globe around the top of the chimney for decoration.

4. Noun Phrase
Turn a glass hurricane lamp into a symbol for breast cancer awareness.

2. lamp

noun. ['ˈlæmp'] an artificial source of visible illumination.

Synonyms

  • street lamp
  • tornado lantern
  • flash lamp
  • storm lamp
  • sodium-vapour lamp
  • spotlight
  • taillight
  • neon lamp
  • neon tube
  • flashbulb
  • hurricane lamp
  • flash bulb
  • hurricane lantern
  • tail lamp
  • rear lamp
  • flashgun
  • storm lantern
  • neon induction lamp
  • kerosene lamp
  • spirit lamp
  • Aladdin's lamp
  • candle
  • wax light
  • fluorescent lamp
  • gas lamp
  • lantern
  • streetlight
  • taper
  • limelight
  • flash
  • rear light
  • calcium light
  • sodium-vapor lamp
  • source of illumination
  • kerosine lamp
  • spot
  • electric lamp
  • discharge lamp
  • photoflash

Antonyms

  • play down
  • obscurity
  • increase
  • unpointedness

3. lamp

noun. ['ˈlæmp'] a piece of furniture holding one or more electric light bulbs.

Synonyms

  • base
  • diffusor
  • electric socket
  • lamp shade
  • table lamp
  • piece of furniture
  • diffuser
  • reading lamp
  • lampshade
  • article of furniture
  • floor lamp

Antonyms

  • linger
  • tasteful
  • dullness
  • disappear
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