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lighten up

informal phrasal verb with lighten
 
 
/ˈlaɪtən/ verb
to become more relaxed and less serious: I wish she'd lighten up a bit.Calming and relaxing
Translations of “lighten up”
in Korean 기운 내…
in Arabic يَبْتَهِج…
in Portuguese alegrar-se…
in Catalan alegrar-se, animar-se…
in Japanese 元気づける, 元気になる…
in Italian rilassarsi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 放鬆,緩和…
in Russian успокаиваться, расслабляться…
in Turkish hafiflemek, rahatlamak, daha az ciddi hâle gelmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 放松,缓和…
in Polish rozchmurzyć się…
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