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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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Meanwhile, the light-fingered trio will be arraigned July 29 in Central District Court, presumably in their street clothes.
Life becomes quite an adventure for the young boy as he learns Fagin's light-fingered ``trade'' and yearns to someday return to his mother.
Inquisitive shoppers strolled in, anticipating bargains; a light-fingered few left with Landyabilia under their coats.
Occasional "hidden camera" news reports documenting light-fingered nursing home employees or home healthcare aides add credibility to the legend and stimulate calls for greater protection against criminals.
However, light-fingered workers steal, on average, 9.
Studies show that 52% of the shrinkage is caused by light-fingered shoppers and 25% is employee theft.
The Cost (1904), The Deluge (1905), Light-Fingered Gentry (1907), The Fashionable Adventures of Joshua Craig (1909), The Conflict (1911), and George Helm (1912).
LIGHT-FINGERED A THIEF leapt on the back of a moving lorry and filled bin bags with boxes of cigarettes before jumping off again.
Earlier this year, Gail was terrified when she caught the thief rummaging around her house, but now she agrees to pay the light-fingered intruder a visit to make him face the consequences of his crime.
Police say they catch the perpetrators of more than four every five crimes so light-fingered criminals stand a good chance of being arrested and receiving a criminal record.
The mischievous lemur, who is well known for his light-fingered antics in Lemur Wood after stealing a mobile phone from a member of staff, has left the walkthrough exhibit and joined Anna in the Small Primate House.
Peter Scott, born Peter Gulston, honed his light-fingered skills along Belfast's plush Malone Road before moving to London to steal from the mansions of Mayfair.