Synonyms of torch in English:

torch


See definition of torch

noun

1‘he clicked on the torch and a weak beam shone forth’

SYNONYMS

lamp, light, flashlight, beacon

rare illuminant, flambeau

2‘he held a wolf at bay using a flaming torch’

SYNONYMS

firebrand, brand

lantern, candle, taper

historical link, cresset


verb

1‘one of the shacks had been torched’

SYNONYMS

burn, set fire to, set on fire, set light to, set alight, incinerate, ignite, kindle, put a match to, set a match to, light, start, touch off

reduce to ashes, destroy by fire