Definition of light

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  • light

    noun phenomenon

    (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation

  • light

    noun artifact

    any device serving as a source of illumination

  • light

    noun cognition

    a particular perspective or aspect of a situation

  • luminosity

    noun attribute

    the quality of being luminous; emitting or reflecting light

  • light

    noun location

    an illuminated area

  • light

    noun state

    a condition of spiritual awareness; divine illumination

  • light

    noun attribute

    the visual effect of illumination on objects or scenes as created in pictures

  • light

    noun person

    a person regarded very fondly

  • light

    noun state

    having abundant light or illumination

  • light

    noun cognition

    mental understanding as an enlightening experience

  • sparkle

    noun attribute

    merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance

  • light

    noun cognition

    public awareness

  • inner light

    noun motive

    a divine presence believed by Quakers to enlighten and guide the soul

  • light

    noun communication

    a visual warning signal

  • lighter

    noun artifact

    a device for lighting or igniting fuel or charges or fires

  • light

    verb change

    make lighter or brighter

  • light up

    verb consumption

    begin to smoke

  • alight

    verb motion

    to come to rest, settle

  • ignite

    verb weather

    cause to start burning; subject to fire or great heat

  • fall

    verb possession

    fall to somebody by assignment or lot

  • unhorse

    verb motion

    alight from (a horse)

  • light

    adj all

    of comparatively little physical weight or density

  • light

    adj all

    (used of color) having a relatively small amount of coloring agent

  • light

    adj all

    of the military or industry; using (or being) relatively small or light arms or equipment

  • light

    adj all

    not great in degree or quantity or number

  • light

    adj all

    psychologically light; especially free from sadness or troubles

  • light

    adj all

    characterized by or emitting light

  • unaccented

    adj all

    (used of vowels or syllables) pronounced with little or no stress

  • light

    adj all

    easily assimilated in the alimentary canal; not rich or heavily seasoned

  • light

    adj all

    (used of soil) loose and large-grained in consistency

  • clean

    adj all

    (of sound or color) free from anything that dulls or dims

  • light

    adj all

    moving easily and quickly; nimble

  • light

    adj all

    demanding little effort; not burdensome

  • light

    adj all

    of little intensity or power or force

  • light

    adj all

    (physics, chemistry) not having atomic weight greater than average

  • faint

    adj all

    weak and likely to lose consciousness

  • light

    adj all

    very thin and insubstantial

  • abstemious

    adj all

    marked by temperance in indulgence

  • light

    adj all

    less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so

  • light

    adj all

    having little importance

  • light

    adj all

    intended primarily as entertainment; not serious or profound

  • idle

    adj all

    silly or trivial

  • light

    adj all

    designed for ease of movement or to carry little weight

  • light

    adj all

    having relatively few calories

  • light

    adj all

    (of sleep) easily disturbed

  • easy

    adj all

    casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior

  • lightly

    adv all

    with few burdens

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