Antonyms

1. lighting-up

adjective. turning lights on.

Antonyms

  • bright

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Words that Rhyme with Indirect Lighting

  • overexciting
  • uninviting
  • unexciting
  • underwriting
  • reigniting
  • reuniting
  • overwriting
  • nonbiting
  • uniting
  • rewriting
  • reciting
  • inviting
  • indicting
  • inciting
  • igniting
  • exciting
  • delighting
  • benighting
  • whiting
  • slighting
  • writing
  • siting
  • sighting
  • kiting
  • fighting
  • citing
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Example sentences of the word indirect-lighting


1. Noun Phrase
Have soft, indirect lighting around you and a plain undecorated wall behind you to prevent distraction.

2. Noun Phrase
Move the plant to a room with indirect lighting after the sprout appears.

2. indirect

adjective. ['ˌɪndɝˈɛkt'] having intervening factors or persons or influences.

Antonyms

  • top

Etymology

  • direct (English)
  • directus (Latin)
  • in- (English)
  • in (Latin)

3. lighting

noun. ['ˈlaɪtɪŋ'] having abundant light or illumination.

Synonyms

  • light

Antonyms

  • black
  • chaste

4. indirect

adjective. ['ˌɪndɝˈɛkt'] not direct in spatial dimension; not leading by a straight line or course to a destination.

Synonyms

  • askance
  • sidelong
  • squint-eyed
  • diversionary
  • meandering
  • roundabout
  • wandering
  • circuitous
  • winding
  • devious
  • asquint
  • directness
  • straightness
  • squint
  • squinty
  • askant
  • rambling

Antonyms

  • straight
  • direct
  • uncoiled
  • honest

Etymology

  • direct (English)
  • directus (Latin)
  • in- (English)
  • in (Latin)

5. lighting

noun. ['ˈlaɪtɪŋ'] apparatus for supplying artificial light effects for the stage or a film.

Synonyms

  • setup
  • apparatus

Antonyms

  • ascend
  • rise
  • heavy

6. lighting

noun. ['ˈlaɪtɪŋ'] the craft of providing artificial light.

Synonyms

  • interior design

Antonyms

  • dullness
  • extinguish

7. indirect

adjective. ['ˌɪndɝˈɛkt'] descended from a common ancestor but through different lines.

Synonyms

  • collateral

Antonyms

  • unrelated
  • bottom

Etymology

  • direct (English)
  • directus (Latin)
  • in- (English)
  • in (Latin)

8. indirect

adjective. ['ˌɪndɝˈɛkt'] not as a direct effect or consequence.

Antonyms

  • horizontal

Etymology

  • direct (English)
  • directus (Latin)
  • in- (English)
  • in (Latin)

9. indirect

adjective. ['ˌɪndɝˈɛkt'] extended senses; not direct in manner or language or behavior or action.

Synonyms

  • backhanded
  • tortuous
  • mealy-mouthed
  • periphrastic
  • roundabout
  • digressive
  • excursive
  • oblique
  • circumlocutory
  • circuitous
  • devious
  • mealymouthed
  • ambagious
  • discursive
  • allusive
  • circumlocutious
  • rambling

Antonyms

  • lawful
  • dishonesty
  • erect
  • regular

Etymology

  • direct (English)
  • directus (Latin)
  • in- (English)
  • in (Latin)

10. lighting

noun. ['ˈlaɪtɪŋ'] the act of setting something on fire.

Synonyms

  • combustion
  • firing
  • burning
  • ignition
  • kindling

Antonyms

  • unexciting
  • unimportant
  • light
  • bright
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