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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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She was on her way to New York for a wedding and surrendered the lighter - engraved with dolphins - with no questions asked, saying, ``It's not like I can't find another lighter with dolphins on it.
In the meantime, the company is moving forward with applications for truck trailer side panels--10-ft X 53-ft laminated panels finished with UV-cured automotive-quality paint finishes that are lighter and stronger than current designs--as well as products for the marine, aerospace, and office products markets.
Accelerant was found round the door of the house and a man found the empty lighter fluid tin in a nearby back garden.
The US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has changed a rule banning unfilled lighters in checked luggage on US airliners.
As long as you get it with a Garden Salad with light dressing and broccoli or fresh fruit, you'll beat anything else on the Lighter Fare menu.
The author notes that the cigarette lighter, with its striker, fuel and wick was invented less than a century ago and was once available in every style and shape.
In an amusing play on designs, Dunhill also manufactured a silver plate table lighter called the Giant Unique which was identical in shape to a pocket lighter,but about 10 times bigger.
The key to achieving this was replacing the Pico Sliders attached to the drive's heads, which maintain the appropriate distance from the disk during read and write operations, with Femto Sliders that are 35 percent smaller and much lighter.
Bic, with more than $18 million in drug store sales over the past year, has steadily enhanced its offerings since debuting its first disposable lighter in 1973.
A jury recently awarded the child $5 million in damages in a lawsuit against BIC, the alleged maker of the lighter involved.
Many girls make tile mistake of using a shade lighter than their skin, but that actually highlights blemishes when you want to erase them.