a form of entertainment consisting chiefly of constantly changing patterns of light and color, usually accompanied by music and sound effects.
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How to use light show in a sentence
Within about 140 milliseconds, the whole light show appeared to be over.Exploding neutron star proves to be energy standout of the cosmos | Lisa Grossman | February 12, 2021 | Science News For Students
Thunderstorms certainly treat surface-dwellers to light shows, but there’s also plenty of activity we don’t see here on the ground.Rare ‘blue jet’ lightning spotted and photographed from space | Erin Fennessy | January 26, 2021 | Popular-Science
It has disco floors, indoor and outdoor seating, two sound systems and a light show.Inside the stretch limo where ‘Tiger King’ star Joe Exotic’s team waited for a pardon that never came | Maura Judkis | January 20, 2021 | Washington Post
The stellar light show will peak right in the height of summer in mid-August.Mars missions, a super-powered telescope, and more exciting 2021 space events | Paola Rosa-Aquino | January 7, 2021 | Popular-Science
Juno may also reveal the size of those light shows if it manages a closer look at one of the flashes.Jupiter may have ‘sprites’ or ‘elves’ in its atmosphere | Maria Temming | December 1, 2020 | Science News For Students
They gave us three laptops (to run our light show) and a nice chunk of cash.
The stadium was filled with another light show, featuring winter sporting activities.Sorry Putin, the Sochi Opening Ceremony Was Totally Gay | Tim Teeman | February 7, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
A sudden shutdown of the light-show symbolized the millions of lives lost in World War II.Sorry Putin, the Sochi Opening Ceremony Was Totally Gay | Tim Teeman | February 7, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
A laser light show developed by performance artist boyChild shined down, with the artist also modeling a selection of looks.Street Wear Brand Hood by Air Makes Fashion Week Debut | Misty White Sidell | February 11, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
He has no use for the mind-numbing bloat of Ringling Brothers nor does he like the light-show and acrobatics of Cirque du Soleil.
She had scarcely finished her lament when she saw a faint light show beside her window.Border Ghost Stories | Howard Pease
These leaves are smaller with crimped margin, and when held to the light show light green or yellow streaks between the veins.The Pecan and its Culture | H. Harold Hume
There were houses on both sides of the streets, but only now and then did a light show through the impenetrable darkness.The Caves of Fear | John Blaine
The more a Christian knows of God, the more clearly does God's light show itself in him.The Quiver, Annual Volume 10/1899 | Various
The variables found in them are all of short period and the changes of light show a noteworthy tendency to uniformity.Curiosities of the Sky | Garrett Serviss
British Dictionary definitions for light show
a kaleidoscopic display of moving lights, etc, projected onto a screen, esp during pop concerts
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