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Synonyms for lighting
ˈlaɪ tɪŋlight·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. light, lightingnoun

    having abundant light or illumination

    "they played as long as it was light"; "as long as the lighting was good"

    illumination, ignition, firing, igniter, lightness, sparkle, light source, kindling, inflammation, brightness level, spark, brightness, luminosity, lighter, visible radiation, luminousness, luminance, light, ignitor, twinkle, visible light

  2. lightingnoun

    apparatus for supplying artificial light effects for the stage or a film

    ignition, kindling, inflammation, light, firing

  3. lightingnoun

    the craft of providing artificial light

    "an interior decorator must understand lighting"

    ignition, kindling, inflammation, light, firing

  4. ignition, firing, lighting, kindling, inflammationnoun

    the act of setting something on fire

    dismissal, fervor, firing, light, liberation, tinder, redness, firing off, dismission, touchwood, sack, ignition, discharge, release, excitement, spunk, sacking, excitation, ignition system, kindling, inflammation, rubor, punk, inflaming, fervour, fire

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. lightingadjective

    luminous, luminiferous

  2. lightingnoun


PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "lighting":

    illumination, illuminating, light, lights, illumi

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How to use lighting in a sentence?

  1. Vikrant Parsai:

    Giving God a challenge is like lighting a candle to challenge the sun.

  2. Marion Nestle:

    The lighting, the temperature, the organization of the shelves and aisles -- all of that has been extensively researched and refined, and it's purpose is to get people to buy more products.

  3. Beth Comstock:

    LEDs plus software, it helps GE continue its Industrial Internet expansion and I think the lighting business has a big role in GE's future because of Industrial Internet.

  4. Saule Technologies ':

    It is set to be a game-changer in the energy sector, because it works in every lighting condition, you can make it flexible. It's a wonderful material. Architects will love it.

  5. John Fletcher:

    He wanted to change it to say ‘holiday tree lighting’ instead.

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