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One of a series of lights that are usually attached to tall poles, are spaced at intervals along a public street or roadway, and are illuminated from dusk to dawn. Also called streetlamp.


(ˈstriːtˌlaɪt) or


(Civil Engineering) a light, esp one carried on a lamppost, that illuminates a road, etc



a light, usu. supported by a lamppost, for illuminating a street or road.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.streetlight - a lamp supported on a lamppoststreetlight - a lamp supported on a lamppost; for illuminating a street
lamp - an artificial source of visible illumination
lamppost - a metal post supporting an outdoor lamp (such as a streetlight)


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(= person) → balayeur m
(= machine) → balayeuse fstreet theatre nthéâtre m de ruestreet value n [drugs] → valeur f à la reventestreet vendor nmarchand m ambulant
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FITCHBURG - Many residents were upset when the city went dark several years ago to save money, but some say those who could afford to keep their own streetlights on were given preferential treatment by the mayor.
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It is a win-win situation with residents getting new streetlights and the city saving energy costs.
Streetlights in Milton Keynes, UK, will be remotely controlled and monitored using technology from Echelon Corporation.
City engineer Guy Cicon has already tendered a report summarizing the citys proposed replacement of 525 core metal pole streetlights out of overall 1,692 lights of diverse type in the city.
Certain areas have powerful streetlights whereas in other parts of capital, there are very few lights," said Murshad Abbas, a security guard who works in Blue Area.