Definition of electric torch in English:

electric torch

noun

  • Formerly: †an electric source of light (obsolete). Now: specifically a hand-held device consisting essentially of an electric lamp enclosed (usually with a battery) in a portable case.

Origin

Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). From electric + torch.

Pronunciation

electric torch

/ɪˌlɛktrɪk ˈtɔːtʃ/