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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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In the second session we reinforced the desire to let go of smoking using The Light Touch, kinesiology and hypnotherapy.
Crewmen, a light touch is important when attaching the fuel line fitting to the A-20 personnel heater on your combat vehicle.
Nevertheless, he does have a light touch, with plenty of humor, and manages to keep the lecturing to a minimum.
In any event, Eurelectric calls for a light touch by regulators: "Open and competitive electricity markets are able to deliver the best results in terms of quality, reliability and price of services, including services of general interest, experience has shown.
Both series feature hydraulic advance with extremely light touch force from 0.
Her serene presence was an effective contrast to Jennie Somogyi's light touch.
We're giving a light touch to two serious effects of MS in this issue--sexual problems and urinary difficulties.
With an extremely light touch, first-time director Ponti-whose father is, of course, the legendary Italian producer Carlo Ponti-guides his mother through her 100th film.
Wade Roland has written a book in which the life and accomplishments of Galileo are described in effortless prose and with a light touch, which is a joy to read.
During the exam, the doctor may check blood pressure and heart rate, muscle strength, reflexes, and sensitivity to position, vibration, temperature, or a light touch.
So many times, a disarming remark or a light touch can make a positive difference.
It works with a very light touch based on the GlidePoint technology that responds to the centermost point of pressure (capacitive touch).