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A light on the rear of a vehicle that is activated when the brakes are applied.
(Automotive Engineering) a red light attached to the rear of a motor vehicle that lights up when the brakes are applied, serving as a warning to following drivers. Also called: stoplight
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|Noun||1.||brake light - a red light on the rear of a motor vehicle that signals when the brakes are applied to slow or stop|
brake system, brakes - a braking device consisting of a combination of interacting parts that work to slow a motor vehicle
visual signal - a signal that involves visual communication