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English definition of “light”

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verb [T] (MAKE BRIGHT)    /laɪt/ (lit or lighted, lit or lighted)
B2 to produce light that makes an object or area bright or easy to see: The stage had been lit with candles. Fireworks lit up the sky (= made the sky bright).Emitting and casting light
(Definition of light verb (MAKE BRIGHT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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