Main definitions of lightness in English

: lightness1lightness2

lightness1

Pronunciation /ˈlītnəs/ /ˈlaɪtnəs/

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noun

  • 1The state of having a sufficient or considerable amount of natural light.

    ‘the glass adds lightness to the room’
    • ‘the lightness of the internal spaces’
  • 2The quality of being pale in color.

    ‘the lightness of my skin’
    • ‘the lightness of her silky hair’

Main definitions of lightness in English

: lightness1lightness2

lightness2

Pronunciation /ˈlītnəs/ /ˈlaɪtnəs/

See synonyms for lightness

Translate lightness into Spanish

noun

  • 1The quality of having little weight.

    • ‘you can have the strength of steel with the lightness of aluminum’
  • 2Lack of density, thickness, or richness.

    ‘the lightness of the material makes them perfect for warm weather’
    • ‘I love the lightness of tempura batter’
  • 3Lack of pressure, force, or heaviness of movement.

    • ‘the lightness of bow on strings’
    1. 3.1The quality of being gentle or delicate in style.
      ‘he lacked lightness of touch in his designs’
      • ‘the lightness of her approach remains unique’
  • 4The quality of requiring little mental effort; lack of depth or seriousness.

    • ‘the lightness of the dialogue made it frivolous’
    1. 4.1The quality of being cheerful.
      ‘a charm and lightness of heart’
      • ‘there was a lightness of mood on the streets’
    2. 4.2The quality of being easily borne or done.
      • ‘none objected to the lightness of the sentence’