torchy


torchy

adjective, torch·i·er, torch·i·est.

  1. of, relating to, or characteristic of a torch song or a torch singer.

noun

  1. a floor lamp for indirect lighting, having its source of light within a reflecting bowl that directs the light upward.

noun

  1. a standing lamp with a bowl for casting light upwards and so giving all-round indirect illumination
n.

also torchere, 1910, from French torchère, from torche (see torch (n.)).

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