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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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With 'anchor', the concluding two lines complete the passage's downward trajectory: Zenocrate's being drops from 'heavenly presence' (49), down the serpent's 'winding train' (54), to plummet as a senseless piece of metal to the lightless ocean floor.
The shrimp were eyeless in the lightless deep sea, a development also seen in some cave-dwelling animals.
By late afternoon the sun has dipped behind the western ridges, and the river has gone from gold-streaked to gray-brown and lightless, a strong brown god, sullen, untamed, T.
Her eyes narrowed, lightless and unfeeling, each time she was proved right.
From the equatorial forests, which boast thousands of species in a single tree, to the comparatively barren reaches of the Arctic, to the lightless, crushing depths of the deepest oceanic trenches, there is no place on Earth that life has not managed to colonize to some degree.
The mother's bright room seems to be a world apart from the rest of the house Akama's lightless house included.
The study seems to confirm anecdotal reports that spelunkers in lightless caves often are able to see their hands.
This alien country is the world of the living, which she sees as a lightless and "dull world" compared to the "lost rapture" of her vision, but she is also transformed by the illness: "her hardened, indifferent heart shuddered in despair at itself, because before it had been tender and capable of love" (327, 328).
What Moves You Eludes You takes the listener down the darkened underpass of disillusion, to a lightless world filled with corrupt politicians and an apathetic public, he said.
A voracious Gory Trying to challenge your glory Spoiled the innocent space Slapped the moon's face In no place We are still alive Beside hope's mirage Winning oblivion with nothingness Time still hanging around Exactly aimless Our globe swivels round And always feeling restless Pain is countless As the stars take to the air without wings The light elongates to a masked face Beauty dies in time As my city buried in lightless Justice possesses loss of balance It might stand up on two legs Shameless Freedom is wearing no dress Naked on streets Walking mindless The poor are starveling Our permanent address Bitterness is timeless Yes, hopeless Yes, useless Yes, jobless Yes, homeless Yes, our value is always less Never be God's bliss
It was as though he and all other manshaped life about him had been returned to the lightless hot wet primogenitive Female.