Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “light-hearted”

See all translations

light-hearted

adjective
 
 
/ˌlaɪtˈhɑːtɪd/
not serious: a light-hearted remarkFeeling pleasure and happinessTaking pleasure in something
Translations of “light-hearted”
in Chinese (Traditional) 心情輕鬆的,愉快的…
in Russian беззаботный, беспечный…
in Turkish gamsız, neşeli, kaygısız…
in Chinese (Simplified) 心情轻松的,愉快的…
in Polish żartobliwy…
(Definition of light-hearted from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “light-hearted” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

hyphen

the symbol -, used to join two words together, or to show that a word has been divided into two parts at the end of one line and the beginning of the next

Word of the Day

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Read More 

snapchat verb

March 02, 2015
to send someone a message using the photomessaging application Snapchat We used to have a thing until he got a girlfriend. now

Read More