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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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Should put Cameron and Brown and their light-fingered pals to shame
Teesside Crown Court heard how the light-fingered crack addict targeted the centres and habitually stole there.
MANCHESTER City players were reeling from a double blowlast night - being dumped out of the FA Cup and suffering at the hands of light-fingered dressing room thieves.
The bulbs, worth just pounds 10 in total, were replaced by the nursery owners, but just a few days later the light-fingered thief struck again.
The pair are reportedly about to be reunited in the band that made them both millionaires, but Mel B says their fame and fortune didn't stop them being a bit cheekily light-fingered in the past.
2 per cent this year, 449,000 Britons are likely to buy new cars this month - goodnews for the light-fingered.
Women topped the light-fingered league - pilfering everything from soap and shampoo to phone directories, bedding and clocks.
Mozart's Piano Quartet in G minor, K478, fared slightly less well, despite Milne's light-fingered dexterity and the other players' grace and elegance.
Incredibly, the thieves managed to dodge a pounds 160,000 state-of-the-art CCTV security system installed to stop light-fingered VISITORS taking souvenirs home.
When young Oliver is taken under the wing of the Artful Dodger (Elijah Wood), a young thief who pulls the poor boy into Fagin's band of light-fingered urchins, Oliver is so lonely and intimidated by London's urban squalor that acceptance by the group is immediately comforting.
Yes, stealth is the name of the game here as you sneak around 50 levels, escalating your light-fingered antics from low-value household items to government-level thieving.
THE light-fingered and whiny-voiced Antony Worrall Thompson told us he was seeking psychological help after his collar was felt for nicking wine, cheese and onions.