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The room is light and airy.
The table is a lot lighter than it looks.
The younger children are as light as a feather.
Traffic was fairly light as we left the city.
a light frost
a light prison sentence
a light breeze
light beer/cream cheese
Willie Thorne made light work of his opponent to earn a place in the last 16.
On a lighter note, two pigs have escaped from a farm near Chepstow and are living wild in the woods.
This is the British English definition of light. View American English definition of light.
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