Dictionary Results for lights


1. light - noun

· (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation; "the light was filtered through a soft glass window"

Synonym(s): visible_light, visible_radiation

Hypernym(s): actinic_radiation, actinic_ray




2. light - noun

· any device serving as a source of illumination; "he stopped the car and turned off the lights"

Synonym(s): light_source

Hypernym(s): source_of_illumination




3. light - noun

· a particular perspective or aspect of a situation; "although he saw it in a different light, he still did not understand"

Hypernym(s): position, view, perspective




4. light - noun

· the quality of being luminous; emitting or reflecting light; "its luminosity is measured relative to that of our sun"

Synonym(s): luminosity, brightness, brightness_level, luminance, luminousness

Hypernym(s): physical_property




5. light - noun

· an illuminated area; "he stepped into the light"

Hypernym(s): scene




6. light - noun

· a condition of spiritual awareness; divine illumination; "follow God's light"

Synonym(s): illumination

Hypernym(s): condition, status




7. light - noun

· the visual effect of illumination on objects or scenes as created in pictures; "he could paint the lightest light and the darkest dark"

Synonym(s): lightness

Hypernym(s): visual_property




8. light - noun

· a person regarded very fondly; "the light of my life"

Hypernym(s): friend




9. light - noun

· having abundant light or illumination; "they played as long as it was light"; "as long as the lighting was good"

Synonym(s): lighting

Hypernym(s): illumination

Antonym(s): dark




10. light - noun

· mental understanding as an enlightening experience; "he finally saw the light"; "can you shed light on this problem?"

Hypernym(s): insight, brainstorm, brainwave




11. light - noun

· merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance; "he had a sparkle in his eye"; "there's a perpetual twinkle in his eyes"

Synonym(s): sparkle, twinkle, spark

Hypernym(s): vitality, verve, expression, look, aspect, facial_expression, face




12. light - noun

· public awareness; "it brought the scandal to light"

Hypernym(s): public_knowledge, general_knowledge




13. light - noun

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

Synonym(s): Inner_Light, Light, Light_Within, Christ_Within

Hypernym(s): ethical_motive, ethics, morals, morality




14. light - noun

· a visual warning signal; "they saw the light of the beacon"; "there was a light at every corner"

Hypernym(s): visual_signal




15. light - noun

· a device for lighting or igniting fuel or charges or fires; "do you have a light?"

Synonym(s): lighter, igniter, ignitor

Hypernym(s): device




16. light - verb

· make lighter or brighter; "This lamp lightens the room a bit"

Synonym(s): illume, illumine, light_up, illuminate

Hypernym(s): lighten, lighten_up




17. light - verb

· begin to smoke; "After the meal, some of the diners lit up"

Synonym(s): light_up, fire_up

Hypernym(s): ignite, light




18. light - verb

· to come to rest, settle; "Misfortune lighted upon him"

Synonym(s): alight, perch

Hypernym(s): land, set_down




19. light - verb

· cause to start burning; subject to fire or great heat; "Great heat can ignite almost any dry matter"; "Light a cigarette"

Synonym(s): ignite

Hypernym(s): burn, combust




20. light - verb

· fall to somebody by assignment or lot; "The task fell to me"; "It fell to me to notify the parents of the victims"

Synonym(s): fall

Hypernym(s): fall, return, pass, devolve




21. light - verb

· alight from (a horse)

Synonym(s): unhorse, dismount, get_off, get_down

Hypernym(s): descend, fall, go_down, come_down




22. light - verb

· start or maintain a fire in; "fire the furnace"

Synonym(s): fire, ignite





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