BRIGHTNESS [U] › the brightness that shines from the sun, from fire, or from electrical equipment, allowing you to see things
ışık bright/dim light fluorescent/ultraviolet light a beam ray of light Light was streaming in through the open door.14951350
DEVICE [C] › a device which produces light
lamba, ışık car lights to switch/turn the light on They must be in bed - I can't see any lights on anywhere.14952397
a light › a flame from a match, etc used to make a cigarette start burning
ateş Have you got a light, please?41613021284
set light to sth UK › to make something start burning
in the light of sth ( also US in light of sth) › If something is done or happens in the light of facts, it is done or happens because of those facts.
ışığında; ...a/e göre/nazaran The drug has been withdrawn in the light of new research.1865
bring sth to light › If information about something bad is brought to light, it is discovered.
gün ışığına çıkarmak, açığa çıkarmak The trial brought to light numerous contradictions in his story.1151
cast/shed light on sth › to help people understand a situation
aydınlatmak, ışık tutmak We were hoping you might be able to shed some light on the matter.1156
come to light › If information about something bad comes to light, it is discovered.
ortaya çıkmak, gün ışığına çıkmak, ortaya çıkmak1151
light at the end of the tunnel › something which makes you believe that an unpleasant situation will soon end → See also green light → See also street light → See also tail light → See also traffic lights
tünelin sonundaki ışık; sıkıntıların sona ereceğini belirten işaret982