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Synonyms for light

pale

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ignite

come to light

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light something up

shed or throw light on something

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digestible

light on or upon something: settle

light on or upon something: come across

light out

Synonyms for light

electromagnetic radiation that makes vision possible

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the act of physically illuminating or the condition of being filled with light

the particular angle from which something is considered

the faculty of seeing

to cause to burn or undergo combustion

to provide, cover, or fill with light

to make lively or animated

of a light color or complexion

having little weight; not heavy

of small intensity

requiring little effort or exertion

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amusing but essentially empty and frivolous

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free from care or worry

marked by an absence of conventional restraint in sexual behavior; sexually unrestrained

to come to rest on the ground

light on: to find or meet by chance

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a particular perspective or aspect of a situation

an illuminated area

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a condition of spiritual awareness

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

a person regarded very fondly

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having abundant light or illumination

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mental understanding as an enlightening experience

merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance

public awareness

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

a visual warning signal

begin to smoke

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to come to rest, settle

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fall to somebody by assignment or lot

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of comparatively little physical weight or density

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

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of the military or industry

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not great in degree or quantity or number

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psychologically light

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characterized by or emitting light

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

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easily assimilated in the alimentary canal

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

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

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moving easily and quickly

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demanding little effort

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of little intensity or power or force

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

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weak and likely to lose consciousness

very thin and insubstantial

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marked by temperance in indulgence

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

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having little importance

intended primarily as entertainment

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silly or trivial

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designed for ease of movement or to carry little weight

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having relatively few calories

(of sleep) easily disturbed

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casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior

with few burdens

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Making light of the soft underfoot conditions, the German 1,000 Guineas winner initially waited in second place behind her pacesetting stablemate Trikolore.
Marys plant for an astounding, and unprecedented, 100 years of making light bulbs in this city.
Florida governor Jeb Bush, making light of a woman's reference to her wife as she was being arrested on charges of stealing public assistance money, in an appearance before a delegation of state legislators on October 2
Goodman's sense of humor was evident as his background speech included cartoon slides making light of the difficult position in which human resource people often find themselves.
Swank nuzzled hubby Chad Lowe, whom she jokingly ``almost'' omitted from her acceptance speech, making light of having really forgotten to mention him in her ``Boys Don't Cry'' Oscar acceptance a few years ago.
TV star John Goodman, making light of both the airtime and the gay content of his still-untitled Fox sitcom, as quoted in the July 28 edition of the San Francisco Chronicle
In fact, making light of the light in the workplace may cast shadows on the financial future of an organization.