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light
laɪt
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Characterized by or emitting light.
  2. Casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior.
  3. (used of color) having a relatively small amount of coloring agent.
  4. (used of soil) loose and large-grained in consistency.
  5. (of sleep) easily disturbed.
  6. Demanding little effort; not burdensome.
  7. Having relatively few calories.
  8. Easily assimilated in the alimentary canal; not rich or heavily seasoned.
  9. Of comparatively little physical weight or density.
  10. Designed for ease of movement or to carry little weight.
  11. Psychologically light; especially free from sadness or troubles.
  12. Not great in degree or quantity or number.
  13. Not having atomic weight greater than average.
  14. Of little intensity or power or force.
  15. Moving easily and quickly; nimble.
  16. Of the military or industry; using (or being) relatively small or light arms or equipment.
  17. (of sound or color) free from anything that dulls or dims.
  18. Silly or trivial.
  19. Intended primarily as entertainment; not serious or profound.
  20. Having little importance.
  21. (used of vowels or syllables) pronounced with little or no stress.
  22. Less than the correct or legal or full amount often deliberately so.
  23. Marked by temperance in indulgence.
  24. Very thin and insubstantial.
  25. Weak and likely to lose consciousness.
(名) As a noun
  1. Any device serving as a source of illumination.
  2. A device for lighting or igniting fuel or charges or fires.
  3. The visual effect of illumination on objects or scenes as created in pictures.
  4. Merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance.
  5. The quality of being luminous; emitting or reflecting light.
  6. Public awareness.
  7. Mental understanding as an enlightening experience.
  8. A particular perspective or aspect of a situation.
  9. A visual warning signal.
  10. An illuminated area.
  11. A person regarded very fondly.
  12. Electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation.
  13. Having abundant light or illumination.
  14. A condition of spiritual awareness; divine illumination.
  15. A divine presence believed by Quakers to enlighten and guide the soul.
(副) As an adverb
  1. Light.
(动) As a verb
  1. Make lighter or brighter.
  2. Begin to smoke.
  3. Alight from (a horse).
  4. To come to rest, settle.
  5. Fall to somebody by assignment or lot.
  6. Cause to start burning; subject to fire or great heat.
Hyphenationlight
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective, (动) verb, (副) adverb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb
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ránto burn; to ignite; to light; fig. to spark off (hopes); to start (debate); to raise (hopes)
nèntender; soft; delicate; light (color); inexperienced; unskilled
báothin; cold in manner; indifferent; weak; light; infertile
diǎnpoint; dot; drop; speck; o'clock; point (in space or time); to draw a dot; to check on a list; to choose; to order (food in a restaurant); to touch briefly; to hint; to light; to ignite; to pour a liquid drop by drop; (old) one fifth of a two-hour watch ; dot stroke in Chinese characters; measure word for items
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