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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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Canada's Milos Raonic made light work of his opening-round match against Santiago Giraldo, beating the Colombian 6-4 6-4 6-4 in a shade over an hour and a half.
However, at the last four stage, Harrie made light work of beating Victoria Park bowler Mick Hodgkinson by a decisive 21-5 scoreline to book his place in the showdown against Pittaway, who ended the hopes of another Haunchwood bowler in Dave Lee 21-4 at the last eight stage.
PACEMAKERS Colwyn Bay RBL reinforced their hold on Section A with a 10-4 victory in their NORTH WALES COAST LEAGUE encounter with home side Fron Park who have now lost nine of their 10 matches but defending champions Denbigh made light work of Llanfairpwll with a 10-4 home win.
ROBIN Soderling cruised to his first Masters Series title as he made light work off seeing off home favourite Gael Monfils to win the BNP Paribas Masters in Paris.
After restricting the White Ferns to 136 for nine in their 50 overs, England made light work of reaching their target as they made 139 for the loss of one wicket, getting home with 23 balls to spare to take an unassailable 3-1 lead in the five-match series.
Al Qasimi, who went into the final day already eight seconds ahead of nearest challenger and compatriot Rashid Al Ketbi, made light work of the Kuwait route to clinch his seventh MERC win in emphatic fashion.
In the earlier semi-final USA made light work of Finland, cruising to a 6-1 victory.
Barca made light work of Christian Gross's men at St Jakob-Park a fortnight ago, winning the game 5-0 and stretching their advantage at the top of the group as a result.
A plethora of players helped themselves to tries for Tonga as they made light work of the Koreans.
Sussex made light work of the Nottinghamshire second innings to take victory at Trent Bridge.
Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) has made light work of another century mark, zooming past $500 per share for the first time in early trading today.
ANDY MURRAY made light work of Nick Kyrgios as he cruised into the third round of the Rogers Cup in Toronto with a 6-2 6-2 victory over the Australian.