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lighten
'laɪtən
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English Definition
(动) As a verb
  1. Alleviate or remove (pressure or stress) or make less oppressive.
  2. Become lighter.
  3. Make lighter or brighter.
  4. Become more cheerful.
  5. Reduce the weight on; make lighter.
  6. Make more cheerful.
Hyphenationlight•en
Part of Speech(动) verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
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加亮jiāliànghighlight
照亮zhàoliàngto illuminate; to light up; lighting
点亮diǎnliàngto illuminate; to turn on the lights; to light (a blaze)
减轻jiǎnqīngto lighten; to ease; to alleviate
轻松qīngsōnglight; gentle; relaxed; effortless; uncomplicated; to relax; to take things less seriously
发亮fāliàngto shine; shiny
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