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light

(Easy), adjective breezy, carefree, cushy, debonair, effortless, facile, lighthearted, manageable, not burdensome, not complex, not complicated, not difficult, not involved, nothing to it, painless, plain, simple, smooth, straightforward, uncomplicated

light

(Entertaining), adjective amusing, animated, beamish, bird-witted, blithe, blithesome, breezy, capricious, carefree, changeable, cheerful, cheery, comical, debonair, distracting, diverting, easygoing, elated, erratic, fickle, flighty, flyaway, free and easy, frivolous, gay, glad, gleeful, happy, happy as a lark, happy-go-lucky, humorous, impulsive, in good or high spirits, inconsequential, inconstant, insouciant, irresponsible, jaunty, jocund, jolly, jovial, joyful, jubilant, laughing, lighthearted, lively, merry, mirthful, optimistic, out in left field, out to lunch, petty, pleasing, pleasurable, positive, recreative, riant, scatterbrained, skittish, smiling, sportive, sunny, superficial, trivial, unimportant, untroubled, upbeat, volatile, witty

light

(Weightless), adjective airy, buoyant, diluted, feathery, floatable, floating, fluffy, light as a feather, light as air, lighter than air, slender, slight, superficial, thin, unsubstantial, watered down

light

(Daylight), noun crack of dawn, dawn, day, daylight hours, daytime, starlight, sunbeam, sunrise, sunshine, sunup, visibility

light

(Illumination), noun beaming, brightness, brilliance, brilliancy, clearness, comprehension, effulgence, flood of light, fluorescence, glare, gleam, gleaming, glimmer, glitter, glow, glowing, incandescence, irradiation, knowledge, lambency, lightness, luminescence, luminosity, luminous energy, luminousness, luster, openness, publicity, radiance, radiation, sheen, shine, shining, sparkle, sunlight, understanding
Associated concepts: evidence coming to light, shine the light of law
See also: deft, frivolous, jocular, minimal, negligible, slight, subtle, trivial
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Now, this can only happen if new evidence comes to light.
John kept a secret diary hidden during his experiences, offering memories on his experiences: this diary comes to light here and is a 'must' for any collection strong in World War II experiences.
Det Ch Insp Sam Slack said: "The public can rest assured if any new information comes to light regarding old cases we will reopen the investigation.
When it comes to light that Sylvia's husband, Rollo (Matt Kubicek), once dallied with Tip-Toes Kaye (Kelly Stables), Rollo tries to pay off the Kayes and make them go away.
And Hester's perfidy finally comes to light, with dramatic consequences that will undoubtedly be addressed in the final, not-yet-available-in-the-US volume of the quartet, A Darkling Plain.
And it is in these "occultographs," more than in all those camera-made pictures of mostly female mediums, that another, possibly gendered, meaning of the "perfect medium" comes to light.
Holmes' hidden past and unacknowledged love comes to light in the unlikely age of Hiroshima in this realistic novel of a classic character's failings in old age.
Manic Flight Reaction * (Playwrights Horizons, New York City) In out writer Sarah Schulman's sharp-edged comedy, a middle-aged professor's past liaison with the wife of a leading presidential candidate comes to light.
When it comes to light that she had recently spent time in jail, she is asked why.
Many times the problem comes to light after several years of ignoring the trust or when the surviving spouse dies.
If a secret recording of that conversation ever comes to light I would pay good money to hear it.
1) The nature of these success stories comes to light through Smith's thorough research in the municipal archives of Lyon, viewed in comparison with developments in other major provincial centers, adding up to a panorama of "mini-welfare states" at the municipal level between the wars.