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lightly - Dictionary definition and meaning for word lightly

Definition
(adv) without good reason
Example Sentence
  • one cannot say such things lightly

Definition
(adv) with few burdens
Synonyms : light
Example Sentence
  • experienced travellers travel light

Definition
(adv) with little weight or force
Synonyms : gently , softly
Example Sentence
  • she kissed him lightly on the forehead

Definition
(adv) indulging with temperance
Example Sentence
  • we eat lightly in the morning

Definition
(adv) with indifference or without dejection
Example Sentence
  • he took it lightly

Definition
(adv) in a small quantity or extent
Synonyms : thinly
Example Sentence
  • spread the margarine thinly over the meat
  • apply paint lightly

Definition
(adv) to a slight degree
Example Sentence
  • her speech is only lightly accented

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