noun, plural light·hous·es [lahyt-hou-ziz] /ˈlaɪtˌhaʊ zɪz/.
Origin of lighthouse
Related Words for lighthouseflash, glare, sun, radiation, window, lamp, ray, daylight, candle, bulb, glow, star, lantern, sunshine, flare, radar, radiance, emanation, torch, brilliance
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Contemporary Examples of lighthouse
To the Lighthouse By Virgina Woolf The Ramsays are having a house party at the beach!Maggie Shipstead’s Book Bag: Five Beach Read Picks
July 24, 2012
Her Mrs. Dalloway, To the Lighthouse, and The Waves contain some of the best writing in any age.Freud, Virginia Woolf & Other Great Writers In Their Own Voice
April 13, 2012
But Haifa has always been a lighthouse of Jewish-Arab coexistence, and a model of inclusive civil society.Israel's Inferno
December 5, 2010
From these homes one can see the lighthouse, the jetty, some small islands, but nothing more.Dinner Under the Midnight Sun
June 26, 2010
He will take them into the lighthouse and up the spiral staircase to the top, which affords a spectacular view of the Arabian Sea.An Excerpt from Between the Assassinations
June 10, 2009
Historical Examples of lighthouse
It was just time for the lamp in the lighthouse to be lit, and Hetty was watching for it.Hetty's Strange History
The third keeper of the lighthouse is a quadruped called Tricky.The Monkey That Would Not Kill
He became a member of the Lighthouse Board in 1852 and was the head after 1871.The Age of Invention
His first idea had been to visit the lighthouse, his next to walk to the village.
"He's assistant keeper over to the lighthouse," explained Primmie.