Definitions of torch:
  • noun:   a light carried in the hand; consists of some flammable substance
  • noun:   a burner that mixes air and gas to produce a very hot flame
  • noun:   a small portable battery-powered electric lamp
  • noun:   tall-stalked very woolly mullein with densely packed yellow flowers; ancient Greeks and Romans dipped the stalks in tallow for funeral torches
  • verb:   burn maliciously, as by arson
    Example: "The madman torched the barns"

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