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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
References in periodicals archive ?
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.
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.
Aberystwyth made light work of racing to the target using only one wicket in the process.
The side from Alford made light work of Kintore BC as they stormed to a 5-0 triumph to pick up the ADJFA Consolation Cup.
Having failed to win in any of their previous five games, Liverpool arrived at Carrow Road under pressure, but they made light work of the home side, strolling to a 5-2 win thanks largely to the performance of Luis Suarez, who scored a sublime hat-trick.
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.
Steve Magoffin then made light work of Lancashire's lower order at Liverpool, taking three for five.
Seghill Village from Division One made light work of Premier League outfit Seaton Sluice, triumphing 4-1.
ROGER FEDERER and Novak Djokovic stayed on course for a blockbuster semi-final clash at the French Open as they both made light work of potentially tricky fourth-round encounters.
THE Gloucestershire Gladiators made light work of slaying the Surrey Lions to win a one-sided Friends Provident t20 South Group clash by 10 wickets and with 10.
In the earlier semi-final USA made light work of Finland, cruising to a 6-1 victory.
Meanwhile Penylan's Mark Harding, current Welsh indoor pairs champion, made light work of his first two rounds, beating Mid Glamorgan county player Mark Jones of Harlequins 21-5 in the first round before despatching young Penhill star, James Wason, in round two (21-9).