Lighthouse meaning

līthous
Frequency:
A tall structure topped by a powerful light used as a beacon or signal to aid nautical navigation.
noun
3
0
A building, usually a tower, containing a light to warn or guide ships.
noun
3
0
A tower marking some place that is dangerous or important to navigation: typically a very bright light is beamed from its top and often it is equipped with foghorns, sirens, etc., by which ships are guided or warned.
noun
1
0
Advertisement

Origin of lighthouse