Definition of Lights. Meaning of Lights. Synonyms of Lights
Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Lights. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Lights and, of course, Lights synonyms and on the right images related to the word Lights.
Definition of Lights
Lights Lights (l[imac]ts), n. pl. [So called from their
The lungs of an animal or bird; -- sometimes coarsely applied
to the lungs of a human being.
LightLight Light, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Lighted (-[e^]d) or Lit
(l[i^]t); p. pr. & vb. n. Lighting.] [AS. l[=y]htan,
l[=i]htan, to shine. [root]122. See Light, n.]
1. To set fire to; to cause to burn; to set burning; to
ignite; to kindle; as, to light a candle or lamp; to light
the gas; -- sometimes with up.
If a thousand candles be all lighted from one.
And the largest lamp is lit. --Macaulay.
Absence might cure it, or a second mistress Light up
another flame, and put out this. --Addison.
2. To give light to; to illuminate; to fill with light; to
spread over with light; -- often with up.
Ah, hopeless, lasting flames ! like those that burn
To light the dead. --Pope.
One hundred years ago, to have lit this theater as
brilliantly as it is now lighted would have cost, I
suppose, fifty pounds. --F. Harrison.
The sun has set, and Vesper, to supply His absent
beams, has lighted up the sky. --Dryden.
3. To attend or conduct with a light; to show the way to by
means of a light.
His bishops lead him forth, and light him on.
To light a fire, to kindle the material of a fire.
Light Light, v. i.
1. To become ignited; to take fire; as, the match will not
2. To be illuminated; to receive light; to brighten; -- with
up; as, the room lights up very well.
Light Light (l[imac]t), adv.
Lightly; cheaply. --Hooker.
LightLight Light, v. t. [See Light not heavy, and cf. Light to
alight, and Lighten to make less heavy.]
To lighten; to ease of a burden; to take off. [Obs.]
From his head the heavy burgonet did light. --Spenser.
Pilot lamp Pilot lamp or light light . (Elec.)
A small incandescent telltale lamp on a dynamo or battery
circuit to show approximately by its brightness the voltage
of the current.
lightCockshut Cock"shut`, n.
A kind of net to catch woodcock. [Obs.] --Nares.
Cockshut time or light, evening twilight; nightfall; --
so called in allusion to the tome at which the cockshut
used to be spread. [Obs.] --Shak. B. Jonson. lightIncandescent In`can*des"cent, a. [L. incandecens, -entis, p.
pr. of incandescere to become warm or hot; pref. in- in +
candescere to become of a glittering whiteness, to become red
hot, incho. fr. candere to be of a glittering whiteness: cf.
F. incandescent. See Candle.]
White, glowing, or luminous, with intense heat; as,
incandescent carbon or platinum; hence, clear; shining;
Holy Scripture become resplendent; or, as one might
say, incandescent throughout. --I. Taylor.
Incandescent lamp or light (Elec.), a kind of lamp in
which the light is produced by a thin filament of
conducting material, usually carbon
Meaning of Lights from wikipedia
- "Blinding Lights
" is a song by Canadian singer
The W****nd that serves
as the second single
of his fourth studio album After Hours
(2020). It was released...
Poxleitner-Bokan (born Valerie
Anne Poxleitner, April
11, 1987) is a Canadian
singer-songwriter and musician
from Timmins, Ontario. She is known...
radiation, part of which stimulates
of vision. Light
may also refer
to: Electric light Light
bulb Traffic light
- The Phoenix Lights
over Phoenix") were a series
of widely sighted unidentified flying objects
or UFOs observed
in the skies...
is a 2014 American romantic drama
by Gina Prince-Bythewood. The film stars
Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Minnie
- City Lights
is a 1931 American
pre-Code silent romantic comedy
film written, produced, directed
by, and starring Charlie
Chaplin. The story follows
- The Marfa lights
, also known
as the Marfa ghost lights
, have been observed
near U.S. Route
67 on Mitc**** Flat east of Marfa, Texas, in the United
- Anthem Lights
is an American Christian group originating
from Nashville, Tennessee. The group
one EP under their former
name and six albums...
- Zion Lights
(born 1984) is a British author
and activist known
for her environmental
work and science
communication. She is UK director
- Southern lights
to The Aurora
australis, commonly referred
to as the southern lights Southern Lights
(novel), a 2009 book by Danielle
Recent Searches ...
Related images to Lights