Definitions For Light

noun

  • Any device serving as a source of illumination
  • A device for lighting or igniting fuel or charges or fires
  • The visual effect of illumination on objects or scenes as created in pictures
  • Merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance
  • The quality of being luminous; emitting or reflecting light
  • Public awareness
  • Mental understanding as an enlightening experience
  • A particular perspective or aspect of a situation
  • A visual warning signal
  • An illuminated area
  • A divine presence believed by Quakers to enlighten and guide the soul
  • A person regarded very fondly
  • (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation
  • Having abundant light or illumination
  • A condition of spiritual awareness; divine illumination

verb

  • Make lighter or brighter
  • Start or maintain a fire in
  • Begin to smoke
  • Alight from (a horse)
  • To come to rest, settle
  • Fall to somebody by assignment or lot
  • Cause to start burning; subject to fire or great heat

adjective

  • Characterized by or emitting light
  • (used of color) having a relatively small amount of coloring agent
  • Of comparatively little physical weight or density
  • Psychologically light; especially free from sadness or troubles
  • Not great in degree or quantity or number
  • (physics, chemistry) not having atomic weight greater than average
  • Of little intensity or power or force
  • Of the military or industry; using (or being) relatively small or light arms or equipment

adjective

  • Casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior
  • (used of soil) loose and large-grained in consistency
  • (of sleep) easily disturbed
  • Demanding little effort; not burdensome
  • Having relatively few calories
  • Easily assimilated in the alimentary canal; not rich or heavily seasoned
  • Designed for ease of movement or to carry little weight
  • Moving easily and quickly; nimble
  • (of sound or color) free from anything that dulls or dims
  • Silly or trivial
  • Intended primarily as entertainment; not serious or profound
  • Having little importance
  • (used of vowels or syllables) pronounced with little or no stress
  • Less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so
  • Marked by temperance in indulgence
  • Very thin and insubstantial
  • Weak and likely to lose consciousness

adverb

  • With few burdens

Is Light a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
9
Words with Friends
10

The word Light is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Light in a Sentence

  • The landscape was bathed in light.
  • A photograph taken in low light
  • The light of the moon

Synonyms for Light

Antonyms for Light

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