Bedeutung von “light” — Learner’s Dictionary

light

verb us uk /laɪt/ past tense and past participle lit, lighted
BURN [ I, T ]

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

to light / a candle/cigarette/fire
The wood was damp and wouldn't light.
BRIGHT [ T ]

B2 to produce light somewhere so that you can see things:

[ often passive ] The room was lit by a single light bulb.
Burning buildings lit up the sky.

(Definition von “light verb” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)