night-light

[ nahyt-lahyt ]
/ ˈnaɪtˌlaɪt /

noun

a usually dim light kept burning at night, as in a child's bedroom.

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Origin of night-light

First recorded in 1640–50
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night-light

noun

a dim light burning at night, esp for children
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