stoplight

[stop-lahyt]
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Origin of stoplight

First recorded in 1925–30; stop + light1
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British Dictionary definitions for stoplight

stoplight

noun
  1. a red light on a traffic signal indicating that vehicles or pedestrians coming towards it should stop
  2. another word for brake light
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