English to German Meaning :: light

Licht, Leuchte, Beleuchtung, Lampe, Schein, Feuerlicht, leicht, hell, schwach, locker, luftig, leise, mild, unbeschwert, blond, glimpflichbeleuchten, zünden, anzünden, entzünden, anmachen, anbrennen, anfeuern, feuern, anheizen, sich niederlassen, anstreichen
Light :
Licht
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Noun(1) (physics(2) any device serving as a source of illumination(3) a particular perspective or aspect of a situation(4) the quality of being luminous; emitting or reflecting light(5) an illuminated area(6) a condition of spiritual awareness; divine illumination(7) the visual effect of illumination on objects or scenes as created in pictures(8) a person regarded very fondly(9) having abundant light or illumination(10) mental understanding as an enlightening experience(11) merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance(12) public awareness(13) a divine presence believed by Quakers to enlighten and guide the soul(14) a visual warning signal(15) a device for lighting or igniting fuel or charges or fires
Verb(1) make lighter or brighter(2) begin to smoke(3) to come to rest, settle(4) cause to start burning; subject to fire or great heat(5) fall to somebody by assignment or lot(6) alight from (a horse(7) start or maintain a fire in
Adjective(1) of comparatively little physical weight or density(2) (used of color(3) of the military or industry; using (or being(4) not great in degree or quantity or number(5) psychologically light; especially free from sadness or troubles(6) characterized by or emitting light(7) (used of vowels or syllables(8) easily assimilated in the alimentary canal; not rich or heavily seasoned(9) (used of soil(10) (of sound or color(11) moving easily and quickly; nimble(12) demanding little effort; not burdensome(13) of little intensity or power or force(14) (physics, chemistry(15) weak and likely to lose consciousness(16) very thin and insubstantial
Adverb(1) with few burdens

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(1) Typically, she received a very light sentence, soon revised downward.(2) Abbey drifted off, the warm sun and gently rippling water lulling her into a light sleep.(3) The screen turned light purple and a single folder appeared in the middle of the screen.(4) they were looking for light entertainment(5) the light of love(6) His sentence had been relatively light , as she never accused him of violating her.(7) it's very light to carry(8) If you want the granny apple to hold slightly and maintain its shape, you can cook it gently in a light sugar syrup.(9) Well, that's a fairly light musing for the evening after much of my heavier writings on here.(10) I wanted to sleep a little longer, but the faint light of the sun had awakened me.(11) The thinly-sliced chicken had been poached in a light and delicate broth infused with lime leaf and coriander.(12) Don't take anything white or light coloured with you unless you are going on some luxury holiday somewhere.(13) the sack of rice was two kgs light(14) No rifle that is light enough to carry will penetrate brush nor should it be expected to.(15) At first she could walk for only six minutes on a treadmill, do four minutes on a rowing machine and lift a few light weights.(16) You move out of deep sleep and into light sleep several times during the night, resulting in poor sleep quality.
Related Words
(1) light bulb ::
die Glühbirne
(2) light up ::
aufhellen
(3) traffic light ::
Ampel
(4) light blue ::
hellblau
(5) light brown ::
Hellbraun
(6) turn off the light ::
mach das Licht aus
(7) turn on the light ::
mach das Licht an
(8) light-hearted ::
unbeschwert
(9) light rain ::
leichter Regen
(10) the light ::
das Licht
Synonyms
Adjective
1. bright ::
hell
2. light-colored ::
Hell gefärbt
3. fair ::
Messe
4. easy to lift ::
leicht zu heben
5. flimsy ::
fadenscheinig
6. nimble ::
flink
7. friable ::
bröckelig
8. small ::
klein
9. easy ::
einfach
10. gentle ::
sanft
11. entertaining ::
unterhaltsam
12. carefree ::
sorglos
13. unimportant ::
unwichtig
14. dizzy ::
schwindlig
15. idle ::
müßig
16. clear ::
klar
17. short ::
kurz
19. lite ::
lite
20. abstemious ::
enthaltsam
23. weak ::
schwach
24. wakeful ::
wach
Adverb
25. lightly ::
leicht
Noun
26. illumination ::
Erleuchtung
27. lamp ::
Lampe
28. match ::
Spiel
29. daylight ::
Tageslicht
30. aspect ::
Aspekt
31. understanding ::
Verstehen
32. expert ::
Experte
33. lighting ::
Beleuchtung
34. visible light ::
sichtbares Licht
35. spark ::
Funke
36. lightness ::
Leichtigkeit
37. light source ::
Lichtquelle
39. inner light ::
inneres Licht
Verb
41. set alight ::
in Brand setzen
42. get off ::
verschwinde
43. illume ::
illume
44. ignite ::
entzünden
45. alight ::
aussteigen
46. fire up ::
Feuer
47. fall ::
fallen
Antonyms
1. nobody ::
niemand
Different Forms
light, lighted, lightest, lighting, lightly, lightness, lightship, lightships
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

Great timing.
My \

Great timing. My "check sphincter" LIGHT just went on.

The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 9


Your \

Your "check engine" LIGHT is on.

The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 1


Perhaps the least I can do
is offer some light.

Perhaps the least I can do is offer some LIGHT.

Westworld Season 2, Episode 8


Did the Lord of Light
whisper that in your ear?

Did the Lord of Light whisper that in your ear?

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 1


No, the \

No, the "check engine" LIGHT is fine. It's still blinking away.

The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 14


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