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Synonyms for lighter
ˈlaɪ tər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. igniter, ignitor, lighter(noun)

    a substance used to ignite or kindle a fire

    Synonyms:
    igniter, hoy, ignitor, barge, flatboat, light

  2. lighter, light, igniter, ignitor(noun)

    a device for lighting or igniting fuel or charges or fires

    "do you have a light?"

    Synonyms:
    illumination, barge, igniter, lighting, lightness, sparkle, light source, brightness level, flatboat, hoy, spark, luminosity, visible radiation, luminousness, luminance, light, ignitor, brightness, twinkle, visible light

  3. barge, flatboat, hoy, lighter(verb)

    a flatbottom boat for carrying heavy loads (especially on canals)

    Synonyms:
    hoy, igniter, barge, flatboat, light, ignitor

  4. lighter(verb)

    transport in a flatbottom boat

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    paler, lighters, barge, barges, leaner, fainter, clearer, easier, softer, lesser

How to pronounce lighter?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say lighter in sign language?

  1. lighter

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How to use lighter in a sentence?

  1. Frederick Cannon:

    Higher rates are (priced) in the stocks. The tax bill is in the stocks. The lighter regulatory touch, maybe we've already seen the benefits of that.

  2. Joshua Zeichner:

    A lot of guys skip this step because they don’t like how heavy creams feel, but with advancements in formulations, the newer products are a lot lighter and absorb more quickly than they used to.

  3. Viola Davis:

    Not every woman who is sexual is a size 2. Not every woman who is sexual is walking like a supermodel. And not every woman who is sexual is lighter than a paper bag.

  4. Miranda Lambert:

    Who wouldnt want to look like Marilyn Monroe? With the album being [called] Platinum,’ I got lighter in my hair because I wanted to pay homage to the title of the record.

  5. Phil Mickelson:

    I'm getting lighter, developing more core strength and speed and increasing my ball speed.


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