gaslight definition

  • noun:
    • Light made by burning illuminating gas.
    • A gas burner or lamp.
    • The light created by burning up piped illuminating gas.
    • A lamp which operates by burning up fuel.
    • The light yielded by the burning of illuminating fuel.
    • A gas jet or burner.
    • Light, or a provision for light, generated by the combustion of coal-gas; a gas-jet, and/or light from it.
    • light yielded because of the burning of illuminating fuel
  • verb:
    • to control some one mentally so that they question their own sanity.

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