bridge lamp

  1. a floor lamp, especially one having the light source on an arm so hinged as to be horizontally adjustable.

Origin of bridge lamp

An Americanism dating back to 1925–30

Words Nearby bridge lamp Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use bridge lamp in a sentence

  • Holding it beneath the bridge lamp, she noticed for the first time that it bore no stamp.

    Ghost Beyond the Gate | Mildred A. Wirt