Synonyms of 'torch'
1 flashlightDictionary, light, lamp
She shone a torch over the terrified faces.
set fire toDictionary, burn, ignite
The rioters torched the local library.
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He found out he'd won the Lottery, but he'd burnt the ticket.
When you ignite something or when it ignites, it starts burning or explodes.
The bombs ignited a fire which destroyed some 60 houses.
Thesaurus for torch from the Collins English Thesaurus
A torch is a small electric light which is powered by batteries and which you can carry in your hand .