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doc Definition of lighten
    English to English
    verb
  • make more cheerful
  • The conversation lightened me up a bit.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • reduce the weight on; make lighter
  • She lightened the load on the tired donkey.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • become more cheerful
  • After a glass of wine, he lightened up a bit.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • make lighter or brighter
  • The paint will brighten the room.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • become lighter
  • The room lightened up.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • alleviate or remove (pressure or stress) or make less oppressive
  • Relieve the pressure and the stress.
    Lighten the burden of caring for her elderly parents.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • To descend; to light.
  • source: Webster 1913
  • To burst forth or dart, as lightning; to shine with, or like, lightning; to display a flash or flashes of lightning; to flash.
  • source: Webster 1913
  • To make light or clear; to light; to illuminate; as, to lighten an apartment with lamps or gas; to lighten the streets.
  • source: Webster 1913
  • To make lighter, or less heavy; to reduce in weight; to relieve of part of a load or burden; as, to lighten a ship by unloading; to lighten a load or burden.
  • source: Webster 1913
    English to Tagalog
    verb
  • [láitn] Kumislap; liwanagan; tanlawan; pagaanin
  • source: Diccionario Ingles-Español-Tagalog
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