Usage examples "kerosene":
- At nightfall he ran into Teddy's nursery to watch how kerosene lamps were lighted, and when Teddy went to bed Rikki- tikki climbed up too. - "The Jungle Book", Rudyard Kipling.
- " I didn'tknow it was kerosene," answered Polly meekly. - "Polly of the Hospital Staff", Emma C. Dowd.
- When the music stopped, the glorious illumination seemed to go out and leave only a little straggling light from a few badly smelling kerosene lamps. - "An Anarchist Woman", Hutchins Hapgood.