Translation of "light" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk us /laɪt/ (past tense and past participle lit, lighted)
BURN [ I, T ]

B1 to start to burn, or to make something start to burn

yanmak, yakmak
to light a candle/cigarette/fire
The wood was damp and wouldn't light.

B2 to produce light somewhere so that you can see things

[ often passive ] The room was lit by a single light bulb.
Burning buildings lit up the sky.

(Translation of “light verb” from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English–Turkish © Cambridge University Press)