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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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Many girls make tile mistake of using a shade lighter than their skin, but that actually highlights blemishes when you want to erase them.
The results demonstrated a classic resistance-specific training effect: The heavier the resistances, the greater the increases in isometric strength, and the lighter the resistance, the greater the velocity.
Airlines and tour operators claim the lighters, which are dangerous because they ignite immediately at the slightest touch of a button, could spark a fire in a luggage hold.
And Hinckley's stronger, lighter, stiffer new bottoms have not only maintained the company's - and the sailor's - performance edge, they've helped drives, allowing Hinckley to provide its customers with what would otherwise seem oxymoronic: a speedy sailboat.
The most significant difference between the BIC lighter and other multipurpose lighters is that BIC has certified that its SureStart lighter is child-resistant.
Through Lighter Capital's platform, entrepreneurs can access up to $2 million in growth capital in as little as two weeks without having to disrupt day to day business operations.
How has the cigarette lighter market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?
Lighter Capital has developed a software platform to automate the investment application and evaluation process, accelerating the loan process for entrepreneurs, while also improving Lighter Capital's scale and investment returns.
Sian Falder, consultant plastic surgeon at Alder Hey, said children under the age of six had been rushed to her ward with horrendous injuries caused by disposable lighters.
To meet EU rules all cigarette lighters must be child-resistant, have a maximum flame height and novelty versions must not look like toys.
The lighters bore the famous Olympic rings logo, "stick men" pictures of runners and gymnasts, and the words "2012 London".
The brand will launch Pilgrims Choice Mature Lighter in the new year, to be followed by an Extra Mature Lighter variant in the summer.