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English definition of “light”

light

adjective (NOT MUCH)    /laɪt/
B1 not great in strength or amount : A light wind was blowing . The traffic was quite light so we got through London quickly . It's only light rain - you don't need an umbrella .Weakness and vulnerability light eater/drinker/smoker someone who eats / drinks / smokes only a littleSelf-control and moderation light sleeper someone who is easily woken up by noise , etc.Weakness and vulnerability
(Definition of light adjective (NOT MUCH) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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