Definition of Lighter. Meaning of Lighter. Synonyms of Lighter

Definition of Lighter. Meaning of Lighter. Synonyms of Lighter

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Lighter. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Lighter and, of course, Lighter synonyms and on the right images related to the word Lighter.

Definition of Lighter

Lighter
Lighter Light"er, v. t. To convey by a lighter, as to or from the shore; as, to lighter the cargo of a ship.
Lighter
Lighter Light"er (l[imac]t"[~e]r), n. One who, or that which, lights; as, a lighter of lamps.
Lighter
Lighter Light"er, n. [D. ligter, fr. ligt light. See Light not heavy.] (Naut.) A large boat or barge, mainly used in unloading or loading vessels which can not reach the wharves at the place of shipment or delivery. Lighter screw (Mach.), a screw for adjusting the distance between the stones in a grinding mill by raising or lowering the bridgetree.

Meaning of Lighter from wikipedia

- A lighter is a portable device used to create a flame, and to ignite a variety of combustible materials, such as cigars, gas stoves, fireworks, candles...
- Lighter fluid or lighter fuel may refer to: Butane, a highly flammable, colorless, easily liquefied gas used in gas-type lighters and butane torches Naphtha...
- Lightering (also called lighterage) is the process of transferring cargo between vessels of different sizes, usually between a barge and a bulker or oil...
- name of a type of refillable butane lighter, designed by Enric Sardà and owned by Flamagas S.A. since 1959. The lighters are mostly produced in Barcelona...
- A gas lighter is a device which is used to ignite the gas stove. It is used in gas stoves which do not have automatic ignition systems. It uses a physical...
- The white lighter myth or white lighter curse is an urban legend based on the 27 Club of which several musicians and artists died while in possession...
- Cigarette lighter: Cigarette lighter receptacle, in-car electric socket. Lighter, a portable device used to create a flame....
- to have many commercial applications, such as the ignition source for lighters (where it is often known by the misleading name "flint"), strikers for...
- The cigarette lighter receptacle (also called a cigar lighter receptacle or cigar lighter socket) in an automobile was initially designed to power an...
- A lighter is a type of flat-bottomed barge used to transfer goods and p****engers to and from moored ships. Lighters were traditionally unpowered and were...
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