AskDefine | Define gaslight

Dictionary Definition

gaslight n : light yielded by the combustion of illuminating gas

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Alternative forms

Noun

  1. The light produced by burning piped illuminating gas.
  2. A lamp which operates by burning gas.

Translations

light produced gas
  • Finnish: kaasuvalo
lamp
  • Finnish: kaasulamppu
  • Hungarian: gázlámpa

Verb

  1. To manipulate someone psychologically such that they question their own sanity.

See also

Extensive Definition

Gaslight may refer to:
gaslight in German: Gaslicht
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