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lamp / light / lantern / CL: 盞|盏
vehicle light (headlight, turn indicator etc)
to turn on the light
(stage) lighting / light
desk lamp / table lamp
hanging lamp
lantern slides
red light
slide (photography, presentation software) / filmstrip / transparency
street lamp / street light
light bulb / see also 電燈泡|电灯泡 / third-wheel or unwanted third party spoiling a couple's date (slang) / CL: 個|个
wall lamp / bracket light / CL: 盞|盏
green light (traffic signal) / (fig.) permission to proceed
lighthouse / CL:
dome light (of a taxi etc) / ceiling light (in a room) / interior light (of a car) / light on the top of a mast etc
traffic light / traffic signal
neon lamp (loanword)
colored lantern (used at Lantern Festival 元宵節|元宵节)
flash bulb (photography)
tail light (on vehicle)
fluorescent light
riddles written on lanterns (e.g. for the Lantern Festival at the end of Chinese New Year)
electric light / CL: 盞|盏
flush-mounted ceiling lamp (loanword)
flashing light / indicator light
cover of lamp / lampshade / glass cover of oil lamp
to run a red light / failing to stop at a red traffic light / (slang) to have sex with a girl while she is menstruating
floor lamp
lantern with a carousel of paper horses rotating under convection, used at Lantern Festival 元宵節|元宵节 / chaser lights / self-scrolling horizontal text display, such as a news ticker
fog lights (of a motor vehicle)
safety lamp / safelight
signal light / car indicator
electric light socket / burner (component of a kerosene lamp) / light (as a countable item, e.g. number of lights fitted in a house)
compact fluorescent lamp (CFL)
vehicle turn indicator light
high beam (headlights)
(of a city etc) ablaze with lights
fluorescent tube or light
fluorescent lamp / neon lamp
incandescent light
to be decorated with lanterns and colored banners (idiom)
corduroy (textiles)
filament (in a lightbulb)
oil lamp
turn out the lights / lights out
red-light district
brake light
light bulb / (slang) unwanted third guest
to light a lamp / to raise a lantern
lantern with carousel of paper horses, rotating under convection, used at Lantern Festival 元宵節|元宵节 / fig. constant busy circulation of people
lanterns red, wine green (idiom); feasting and pleasure-seeking / debauched and corrupt environment
sb who is easy to deal with
a portable lamp
sky lantern (miniature hot-air balloon used during festivals)
to give the green light / to give the go-ahead
opera for popular in Sichuan and Yunnan
early evening when lanterns are first lit
light / decorated lantern
pitch dark
altar lamp burning day and night
the Lantern Festival (15th of first month of lunar calendar)
(vehicle) headlight
lantern / uncovered oil lamp
Dengta county level city in Liaoyang 遼陽|辽阳, Liaoning
dragon lantern
bloomers / plus fours / knickerbockers
(vehicle) headlight
The Legend of the Red Lantern
miner's lamp / mine light
ice lantern
barn lantern / kerosene lamp
mercury-vapor lamp
slide projector / overhead projector
to raise a lantern and fight at night (idiom); fig. to work into the night / to burn the midnight oil
car rear indicator
fluorescent light
car front indicator
the spongy, white pulp inside the stem of rush plants, used as a wick for oil lamps
mercury-vapor lamp
lantern fish
to pass on the light of Buddha
(lit.) to flash the yellow light / (fig.) to give a warning sign
Raise the Red Lantern (1991), movie by Zhang Yimou 張藝謀|张艺谋
spirit lamp
lighted buoy / channel marking light / signal light
(theater) spotlight / followspot
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