Not strongly or heavily built or constructed; small of its kind
light, impractical clothes
Carrying or suitable for small loads
light commercial vehicles
Carrying only light armaments
(of a vehicle, ship, or aircraft) Traveling unladen or with less than a full load
(of food or a meal) Small in quantity and easy to digest
a light supper
(of a foodstuff) Low in fat, cholesterol, sugar, or other rich ingredients
stick to a light diet
(of drink) Not too sweet or rich in flavor or strongly alcoholic
a glass of light Hungarian wine
(of food, esp. pastry or sponge cake) Fluffy or well aerated during cooking
(of soil) Friable, porous, and workable
(of an isotope) Having not more than the usual mass; (of a compound) containing such an isotope
Relatively low in density, amount, or intensity
passenger traffic was light
light summer breezes
trading was light for most of the day
(of sleep or a sleeper) Easily disturbed
Easily borne or done
he received a relatively light sentence
some light housework
Gentle or delicate
she planted a light kiss on his cheek
my breathing was steady and light
(of a building) Having an appearance suggestive of lightness
the building is lofty and light in its tall nave and choir
(of type) Having thin strokes; not bold
(of entertainment) Requiring little mental effort; not profound or serious
pop is thought of as light entertainment
some light reading
Not serious or solemn
his tone was light
Free from worry or unhappiness; cheerful
I left the island with a light heart
(of a woman) Unchaste; promiscuous
Come upon or discover by chance
he lit on a possible solution
from the horse he lit down
Fall and settle or land on (a surface)
a feather just lighted on the ground
The natural agent that stimulates sight and makes things visible
the light of the sun
the street lamps shed a faint light into the room
A source of illumination, esp. an electric lamp
a light came on in his room
A traffic light
turn right at the light
An expression in someone's eyes indicating a particular emotion or mood
a shrewd light entered his eyes
The amount or quality of light in a place
the plant requires good light
in some lights she could look beautiful
Understanding of a problem or mystery; enlightenment
she saw light dawn on the woman's face
Spiritual illumination by divine truth
A person's opinions, standards, and abilities
leaving the police to do the job according to their lights
An area of something that is brighter or paler than its surroundings
sunshine will brighten the natural lights in your hair
A match or lighter that produces a flame or spark
The flame produced
he asked me for a light
A window or opening in a wall to let light in
Any of the perpendicular divisions of a mullioned window
Any of the panes of glass forming the roof or side of a greenhouse or the top of a cold frame
A person notable or eminent in a particular sphere of activity or place
such lights of Liberalism as the historian Goldwin Smith
lightly: with few burdens; "experienced travellers travel light"
(physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation; "the light was filtered through a soft glass window"
make lighter or brighter; "This lamp lightens the room a bit"
of comparatively little physical weight or density; "a light load"; "magnesium is a light metal--having a specific gravity of 1.74 at 20 degrees C"
(used of color) having a relatively small amount of coloring agent; "light blue"; "light colors such as pastels"; "a light-colored powder"
any device serving as a source of illumination; "he stopped the car and turned off the lights"
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(lighting) the equipment used to provide illumination; the illumination so provided; the act of activating such equipment, or of igniting a flame etc
(lightness) the condition of being illuminated; the relative whiteness or transparency of a colour; The product of being illuminated
(Lighted (Illuminated)) A receptacle with a face that becomes illuminated when the device is connected to an energized electrical circuit.
(Lighting) terms from music, chemistry, meteorology, measures, weights, seasons, months, days, boats, sailors’ language
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(LIGHTING) The placement, type, direction, and brightness or dimness of lights used on stage. Often lighting can establish mood, highlight specific characters, actions, or scenes, or serve symbolic purposes.
(LIGHTING) an arrangement of light and its strength, color. In case of anatural light an exact time of the day can be shown. In case of anartificial light it can be placed to exactly match the project or improvised to achive a certain mood
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(Lighting) Any furniture such as table lamps, chandeliers, floor lamps or wall lanterns which are made for illuminating a room, patio, or walkway in dark environments or at night.
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