English-Swedish translation of limelight

Translation of the word limelight from english to swedish, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

limelight in Swedish

theaternoun rampljus [n]
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Definitions of limelight
1. limelight - a lamp consisting of a flame directed at a cylinder of lime with a lens to concentrate the light; formerly used for stage lighting
  lamp an artificial source of visible illumination
  theater light any of various lights used in a theater
2. limelight - a focus of public attention; "he enjoyed being in the limelight"; "when Congress investigates it brings the full glare of publicity to the agency"
  spotlight, glare
  prominence relative importance
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Limelight (also known as calcium light) is a type of stage lighting once used in theatres and music halls. An intense illumination is created when an oxyhydrogen flame is directed at a cylinder of quicklime, which can be heated to 2572 °C before melting. The light is produced by a combination of incandescence and candoluminescence.

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