Die Übersetzung von "light" - Englisch-Italienisch-Wörterbuch

light

noun uk /laɪt/ us /lɑɪt/

A2 an object that produces light

luce
car lights fanali della macchina
Could you turn the kitchen light off? Potresti spegnere la luce in cucina?

B1 [ no plural ] the brightness that shines from the sun, from fire, or from an object, allowing you to see things

luce
bright light luce intensa
This room gets a lot of light in the morning. Questa stanza prende molta luce al mattino.
adjective uk /laɪt/ us /lɑɪt/

A1 Light colours are pale.

chiaro
a light blue shirt una gonna blu chiaro
→ Opposite dark adj

A2 not heavy

leggero
My bag is very light. La mia borsa è molto leggera.

B1 small in amount

leggero
light rain pioggia leggera
I only had a light lunch. Ho fatto solo un pasto leggero a pranzo.

B1 bright from the sun

chiaro, luminoso
Let’s go now while it’s still light. Andiamo ora finché c’è sempre luce.

not strong

leggero, lieve
a light breeze una brezza leggera
verb uk /laɪt/ us /lɑɪt/ past tense and past participle lit

B1 to start to burn, or to make something start to burn

accendere, accendersi
She lit a cigarette. Si è accesa una sigaretta.
The wood won’t light. La legna non prende fuoco.

to make light somewhere so that you can see things

illuminare
The room was lit by a single light bulb. La stanza era illuminata da una sola lampadina.

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