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English definition of “lite”

lite

adjective (NOT SERIOUS)    /laɪt/
used for describing things that are not serious and that are easy to understand and enjoy : lite news about celebrities Easy to understand [after noun] humorous or disapproving not as serious or as good quality as the real thing: She described their relationship as ' marriage lite'.Worse and worst
(Definition of lite adjective (NOT SERIOUS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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