Definitions For Lightly


  • With indifference or without dejection
  • Indulging with temperance
  • To a slight degree
  • With little weight or force
  • With few burdens
  • In a small quantity or extent
  • Without good reason


  • With little weight or force
  • Without care or concern : in a way that is not serious
  • In a quick and graceful way

Is Lightly 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

Words with Friends

The word Lightly is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Lightly in a Sentence

  • He talks lightly about the problems he's been having at work.
  • She moved lightly across the room.
  • These vegetables can be eaten either raw or lightly cooked.

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