uplight

[ uhp-lahyt ]
/ ˈʌpˌlaɪt /

noun

a lamp, often a light bulb set in a cylinder or other container, placed on the floor so that a beam of light is directed upward.

Nearby words

  1. upland sandpiper,
  2. uplift,
  3. uplifted,
  4. uplifter,
  5. uplifting,
  6. uplighter,
  7. uplink,
  8. upload,
  9. upmanship,
  10. upmarket

Origin of uplight

First recorded in 1980–85; up- + light1

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