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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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I am a six foot tall man who was wearing lightish coloured clothing and a fluorescent strip that the person should have easily seen.
Howard's approach to the role was shaped not by such eminent German singers as Hans Hotter ("Sonically, Hotter's sound just doesn't do it for me"), but by a trio of English-speaking Wotans--Norman Bailey, Howard's former teacher, New Zealand bass-baritone Sir Donald McIntyre and, especially, American baritone Thomas Stewart: "Although he had a high and lightish voice for Wagner, Stewart sang Wotan in the most beautiful, elegant way with sensitive detail in the text and wonderful musical instincts.
I'm lightish because I don't carry so much success ballast but I don't think anybody can beat the SEATs," said Neal.
Even cruising sailors like to push things along sometimes, particularly deep-reaching in lightish airs.
It was of a lightish colour and stood out in the dark.
He had lightish brown, wavy hair and spoke with a local accent.
Roberto Frontali, an Italian baritone, didn't produce quite the menace one hopes for in a Count di Luna, but his lightish sound was easy on the ears.
Juvenile ragfish with their much more pronounced dentition than adults, and with lightish skin covered with irregular-shaped (blotchy) black spots appear adapted to life along or around rocky reefs or boulder piles.
The cello is painted a warm, lightish brown, with rippling reflections that show off its highly polished surface.
It proved to be a piece of magical providence, however, as Michael had just returned from the depths of his cellar to connect an ale that would have brought a twinkle to the eye of Gandalf the Wizard from Lord Of The Rings - a feisty lightish brew called Hobbit's Quest from the Witchwood brewery.
It has plenty of cherry fruit followed by a lightish bubblegum flavour.