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lightness, light
n. the visual effect of illumination on objects or scenes as created in pictures; "he could paint the lightest light and the darkest dark"
light
n. public awareness; "it brought the scandal to light"
light
n. mental understanding as an enlightening experience; "he finally saw the light"; "can you shed light on this problem?"
light
n. a particular perspective or aspect of a situation; "although he saw it in a different light, he still did not understand"
light
n. a visual warning signal; "they saw the light of the beacon"; "there was a light at every corner"
light
n. an illuminated area; "he stepped into the light"
light
n. a person regarded very fondly; "the light of my life"
visible radiation, visible light, light
n. (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation; "the light was filtered through a soft glass window"
lighting, light
n. having abundant light or illumination; "they played as long as it was light"; "as long as the lighting was good"
illumination, light
n. a condition of spiritual awareness; divine illumination; "follow God's light"
Light
n. [the natural force that makes sight possible]
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fire up, light up, light
v. begin to smoke; "After the meal, some of the diners lit up"
light, fall
v. fall to somebody by assignment or lot; "The task fell to me"; "It fell to me to notify the parents of the victims"
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light, lightly
adv. with few burdens; "experienced travellers travel light"
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light
adj. characterized by or emitting light; "a room that is light when the shutters are open"; "the inside of the house was airy and light"
light-colored, light
adj. (used of color) having a relatively small amount of coloring agent; "light blue"; "light colors such as pastels"; "a light-colored powder"
light
adj. (used of soil) loose and large-grained in consistency; "light soil"
light
adj. easily assimilated in the alimentary canal; not rich or heavily seasoned; "a light diet"
light
adj. designed for ease of movement or to carry little weight; "light aircraft"; "a light truck"
calorie-free, low-cal, lite, light
adj. having relatively few calories; "diet cola"; "light (or lite) beer"; "lite (or light) mayonnaise"; "a low-cal diet"
light
adj. having little importance; "losing his job was no light matter"
light
adj. (physics, chemistry) not having atomic weight greater than average; "light water is ordinary water"
tripping, lightsome, light
adj. moving easily and quickly; nimble; "the dancer was light and graceful"; "a lightsome buoyant step"; "walked with a light tripping step"
light
adj. of the military or industry; using (or being) relatively small or light arms or equipment; "light infantry"; "light cavalry"; "light industry"; "light weapons"
raised, light
adj. "raised bread"; "light bread"
wakeful, light
adj. (of sleep) easily disturbed; "in a light doze"; "a light sleeper"; "a restless wakeful night"
weak, light, unaccented
adj. (used of vowels or syllables) pronounced with little or no stress; "a syllable that ends in a short vowel is a light syllable"; "a weak stress on the second syllable"
scant, short, light
adj. less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so; "a light pound"; "a scant cup of sugar"; "regularly gives short weight"
light
adj. very thin and insubstantial; "thin paper"; "light summer dresses"
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angle, slant
n. a biased way of looking at or presenting something
signal
n. an electric quantity (voltage or current or field strength) whose modulation represents coded information about the source from which it comes
current, flow, stream
n. dominant course (suggestive of running water) of successive events or ideas; "two streams of development run through American history"; "stream of consciousness"; "the flow of thought"; "the current of history"
inflame
v. become inflamed; get sore; "His throat inflamed"
devalue
v. lower the value or quality of; "The tear devalues the painting"
vilipend, depreciate, deprecate
v. belittle; "The teacher should not deprecate his student's efforts"
wanting, lacking, deficient
adj. inadequate in amount or degree; "a deficient education"; "deficient in common sense"; "lacking in stamina"; "tested and found wanting"
scrimpy, meagerly, stingy, meagre, meager
adj. deficient in amount or quality or extent; "meager resources"; "meager fare"
bare, spare, scanty
adj. lacking in amplitude or quantity; "a bare livelihood"; "a scanty harvest"; "a spare diet"
fairish, fair
adj. (used of hair or skin) pale or light-colored; "a fair complexion";
fairish, fair
adj. (used of hair or skin) pale or light-colored; "a fair complexion";
refulgent, radiant, effulgent, beamy, beaming
adj. radiating or as if radiating light; "the beaming sun"; "the effulgent daffodils"; "a radiant sunrise"; "a refulgent sunset"
refulgent, radiant, effulgent, beamy, beaming
adj. radiating or as if radiating light; "the beaming sun"; "the effulgent daffodils"; "a radiant sunrise"; "a refulgent sunset"
creamy
adj. of the color of cream; "creamy translucent pebbles"
uncoloured, uncolored
adj. without color; "pure water is uncolored"
washed-out, washy, faded, bleached
adj. having lost freshness or brilliance of color; "sun-bleached deck chairs"; "faded jeans"; "a very pale washed-out blue"; "washy colors"
semitransparent, translucent
adj. allowing light to pass through diffusely; "translucent amber"; "semitransparent curtains at the windows"
thin, sparse
adj. not dense; "a thin beard"; "trees were sparse"
rejoicing, exulting, triumphant, triumphal, prideful, jubilant, exultant
adj. joyful and proud especially because of triumph or success; "rejoicing crowds filled the streets on VJ Day"; "a triumphal success"; "a triumphant shout"
pastel
adj. lacking in body or vigor; "faded pastel charms of the naive music"
svelte, slim, slight, slender
adj. being of delicate or slender build; "she was slender as a willow shoot is slender"- Frank Norris; "a slim girl with straight blonde hair"; "watched her slight figure cross the street"
blissful
adj. completely happy and contented; "blissful young lovers"; "in blissful ignorance"
light
adj. designed for ease of movement or to carry little weight; "light aircraft"; "a light truck"
floaty, buoyant
adj. tending to float on a liquid or rise in air or gas; "buoyant balloons"; "buoyant balsawood boats"; "a floaty scarf"
weightless
adj. having little or no weight or apparent gravitational pull; light; "floating freely in a weightless condition"; "a baby bat...fluffy and weightless as a moth"; "jackets made of a weightless polyester fabric"
superficial
adj. concerned with or comprehending only what is apparent or obvious; not deep or penetrating emotionally or intellectually; "superficial similarities"; "a superficial mind"; "his thinking was superficial and fuzzy"; "superficial knowledge"; "the superficial report didn't give the true picture"; "only superficial differences"
shallow
adj. lacking depth of intellect or knowledge; concerned only with what is obvious; "shallow people"; "his arguments seemed shallow and tedious"
light-minded, flippant
adj. showing inappropriate levity
lathery, sudsy
adj. resembling lather or covered with lather
pale
adj. not full or rich; "high, pale, pure and lovely song"
light
adj. very thin and insubstantial; "thin paper"; "light summer dresses"
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colorful, coloured, colored
adj. having color or a certain color; sometimes used in combination; "colored crepe paper"; "the film was in color"; "amber-colored heads of grain"
sandy
adj. (used of soil) loose and large-grained in consistency; "light sandy soil"
unfirm, shifting
adj. (of soil) unstable; "shifting sands"; "unfirm earth"
assimilable
adj. able to be absorbed and incorporated into body tissues
digested
adj. capable of undergoing digestion; "a supply of easily digested foods"
predigested
adj. artificially partially digested as by enzymatic action; "predigested foods are a boon for those who are ill or have impaired digestion"
floaty, buoyant
adj. tending to float on a liquid or rise in air or gas; "buoyant balloons"; "buoyant balsawood boats"; "a floaty scarf"
chiffon
adj. of pastry: having a light delicate texture achieved by whipping or adding whipped egg whites: "lemon chiffon pie"
featherlike, feathery
adj. resembling or suggesting a feather or feathers; "feathery palm trees"
lightweight
adj. having no importance or influence; "a lightweight intellect"
low-density
adj. having low relative density or specific gravity
scant, short
adj. less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so; "a light pound"; "a scant cup of sugar"; "regularly gives short weight"
weightless
adj. having little or no weight or apparent gravitational pull; light; "floating freely in a weightless condition"; "a baby bat...fluffy and weightless as a moth"; "jackets made of a weightless polyester fabric"
sourdough
adj. leavened with fermented dough; "sourdough bread"
spongy
adj. like a sponge in being able to absorb liquids and yield it back when compressed
amusive, diverting, amusing
adj. providing enjoyment; pleasantly entertaining; "an amusing speaker"; "a diverting story"
feminine
adj. (music or poetry) ending on an unaccented beat or syllable; "a feminine ending"
short
adj. (prosody) used of vowels or syllables
unemphatic
adj. not emphasized
low, depleted
adj. no longer sufficient; "supplies are low"; "our funds are depleted"
lean
adj. containing little excess; "a lean budget"; "a skimpy allowance"
skimpy, lean
adj. containing little excess; "a lean budget"; "a skimpy allowance"
scarce
adj. not enough; hard to find; "meat was scarce during the war"
shy
adj. short; "eleven is one shy of a dozen"
hairlike, capillary
adj. long and slender with a very small internal diameter; "a capillary tube"
filamentlike, filiform, thready, threadlike, filamentous
adj. thin in diameter; resembling a thread
tenuous
adj. very thin in gauge or diameter; "a tenuous thread"
flimsy
adj. very thin and insubstantial; "thin paper"; "flimsy voile"; "light summer dresses"
hyperfine
adj. extremely fine or thin, as in a spectral line split into two or more components; "hyperfine structure"
papery
adj. thin and paperlike; "papery leaves"; "wasps that make nests of papery material"
sleazy
adj. of cloth; thin and loosely woven; "the coat has a sleazy lining"
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darkness, dark
n. absence of light or illumination
leave behind, leave alone, leave
v. leave unchanged or undisturbed or refrain from taking; "leave it as is"; "leave the young fawn alone"; "leave the flowers that you see in the park behind"
darken
v. tarnish or stain; "a scandal that darkened the family's good name"
leave behind, leave
v. be survived by after one's death; "He left six children"; "At her death, she left behind her husband and 11 cats"
pull up stakes, depart, leave
v. remove oneself from an association with or participation in; "She wants to leave"; "The teenager left home"; "She left her position with the Red Cross"; "He left the Senate after two terms"; "after 20 years with the same company, she pulled up stakes"
blow out, snuff out, quench, extinguish
v. put out, as of fires, flames, or lights; "Too big to be extinguished at once, the forest fires at best could be contained"; "quench the flames"; "snuff out the candles"
dark
adj. devoid of or deficient in light or brightness; shadowed or black; "sitting in a dark corner"; "a dark day"; "dark shadows"; "dark as the inside of a black cat"
twilight, twilit, dusky
adj. lighted by or as if by twilight; "The dusky night rides down the sky/And ushers in the morn"-Henry Fielding; "the twilight glow of the sky"; "a boat on a twilit river"
twilight, twilit, dusky
adj. lighted by or as if by twilight; "The dusky night rides down the sky/And ushers in the morn"-Henry Fielding; "the twilight glow of the sky"; "a boat on a twilit river"
dim, dimmed
adj. made dim or less bright; "the dimmed houselights brought a hush of anticipation"; "dimmed headlights"; "we like dimmed lights when we have dinner"
gloomful, glooming, sulky, gloomy
adj. depressingly dark; "the gloomy forest"; "the glooming interior of an old inn"; "`gloomful' is archaic"
tenebrious, tenebrific, tenebrous
adj. dark and gloomy; "a tenebrous cave"
dark
adj. not giving performances; closed; "the theater is dark on Mondays"
overweight, heavy, fleshy
adj. usually describes a large person who is fat but has a large frame to carry it
weighty
adj. weighing heavily on the spirit; causing anxiety or worry; "weighty problems"
heavy
adj. marked by great psychological weight; weighted down especially with sadness or troubles or weariness; "a heavy heart"; "a heavy schedule"; "heavy news"; "a heavy silence"; "heavy eyelids"
leaden
adj. made of lead; "a leaden weight"
oppressive
adj. weighing heavily on the senses or spirit; "the atmosphere was oppressive"; "oppressive sorrows"
weighed down, heavy
adj. full of; bearing great weight; "trees heavy with fruit"; "vines weighed down with grapes"
big
adj. marked by intense physical force; "a big wind"
heavy
adj. of the military or industry; using (or being) the heaviest and most powerful armaments or weapons or equipment; "heavy artillery"; "heavy infantry"; "a heavy cruiser"; "heavy guns"; "heavy industry involves large-scale production of basic products (such as steel) used by other industries"
sufficient
adj. of a quantity that can fulfill a need or requirement but without being abundant; "sufficient food"
heavy, thick
adj. abounding; having a lot of; "the top was thick with dust"
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Parts Of Speech
  • Nouns
    16
  • Verbs
    5
  • Adverbs
    2
  • Adjectives
    27
Relationships
  • Fuzzynyms
    72
  • Synonyms
    46
  • Antonyms
    46