What does the word flashlight mean?

Usage examples for flashlight

  1. But she waved her hand in silence and demanded Aggie's flashlight. – More Tish by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  2. I dreamed I was walking along the street and had a special kind of flashlight in my hand. – The Year When Stardust Fell by Raymond F. Jones
  3. Without moving the bolt, he turned- and his flashlight for a moment swept the room. – The Adventures of Jimmie Dale by Frank L. Packard