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1. lightness

noun. ['ˈlaɪtnəs'] the trait of being lighthearted and frivolous.

Synonyms

  • giddiness
  • lightsomeness

Antonyms

  • play down
  • dishonor
  • ugliness

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Words that Rhyme with Lightness

  • forthrightness
  • politeness
  • whiteness
  • brightness
  • tightness
  • rightness

Example sentences of the word lightness


1. Noun, singular or mass
Shade refers to the amount of lightness or darkness found in a hue.

Quotes containing the word lightness


1. Holding on to anger, resentment and hurt only gives you tense muscles, a headache and a sore jaw from clenching your teeth. Forgiveness gives you back the laughter and the lightness in your life.
- Joan Lunden

2. A home filled with nothing but yourself. It's heavy, that lightness. It's crushing, that emptiness.
- Margaret Atwood, The Tent

2. lightness

noun. ['ˈlaɪtnəs'] a feeling of joy and pride.

Synonyms

  • joyousness
  • joyfulness
  • euphory
  • elation
  • euphoria
  • high spirits

Antonyms

  • dysphoria
  • chaste
  • fatty
  • well

3. lightness

noun. ['ˈlaɪtnəs'] the visual effect of illumination on objects or scenes as created in pictures.

Synonyms

  • nimbus
  • glory
  • aureole
  • halo
  • gloriole
  • highlighting
  • visual property
  • light
  • brightness
  • aura
  • dark
  • sunniness

Antonyms

  • light
  • colorlessness
  • color
  • brightness

4. lightness

noun. ['ˈlaɪtnəs'] having a light color.

Antonyms

  • dark

5. lightness

noun. ['ˈlaɪtnəs'] the gracefulness of a person or animal that is quick and nimble.

Synonyms

  • nimbleness
  • legerity
  • lightsomeness
  • gracefulness

Antonyms

  • bright
  • dull
  • extinguish
  • darken

6. lightness

noun. ['ˈlaɪtnəs'] the property of being comparatively small in weight.

Synonyms

  • weightlessness
  • buoyancy
  • airiness

Antonyms

  • ascend
  • rise
  • heavy
  • black
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