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English definition of “light”

light

adjective (NOT HEAVY)    /laɪt/
A2 not heavy : Here, take this bag - it's quite light. He's a few pounds lighter than he used to be. How do you get your cakes so wonderfully light, Felicity ? He has a very light (= gentle ) touch , which is what is required in massage . She's very light on her feet (= she moves gracefully ).Light and weightless A2 describes clothes that are made of thin material that allows you to be cool : a light summer dress Light and weightlessThe style, appearance, and make-up of clothes
(Definition of light adjective (NOT HEAVY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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