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Synonyms for lightness
ˈlaɪt nɪs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. elation, high spirits, lightness(noun)

    a feeling of joy and pride

    Synonyms:
    weightlessness, lightsomeness, elation, high spirits, legerity, agility, light, nimbleness

    Antonyms:
    heaviness, weightiness, darkness

  2. lightness, weightlessness(noun)

    the property of being comparatively small in weight

    "the lightness of balsa wood"

    Synonyms:
    weightlessness, lightsomeness, elation, high spirits, legerity, agility, light, nimbleness

    Antonyms:
    darkness, heaviness, weightiness

  3. agility, legerity, lightness, lightsomeness, nimbleness(noun)

    the gracefulness of a person or animal that is quick and nimble

    Synonyms:
    lightheartedness, weightlessness, insouciance, mental dexterity, lightsomeness, elation, carefreeness, high spirits, legerity, agility, light, nimbleness

    Antonyms:
    darkness, heaviness, weightiness

  4. lightness(noun)

    having a light color

    Synonyms:
    weightlessness, lightsomeness, elation, high spirits, legerity, agility, light, nimbleness

    Antonyms:
    darkness, heaviness, weightiness

  5. light, lightness(noun)

    the visual effect of illumination on objects or scenes as created in pictures

    "he could paint the lightest light and the darkest dark"

    Synonyms:
    illumination, high spirits, igniter, lighting, sparkle, light source, elation, brightness level, agility, legerity, spark, brightness, luminosity, lighter, visible radiation, lightsomeness, weightlessness, luminousness, luminance, light, ignitor, twinkle, nimbleness, visible light

    Antonyms:
    heaviness, weightiness, darkness

  6. lightsomeness, lightness(noun)

    the trait of being lighthearted and frivolous

    Synonyms:
    lightheartedness, weightlessness, elation, lightsomeness, insouciance, carefreeness, high spirits, legerity, agility, light, nimbleness

    Antonyms:
    darkness, weightiness, heaviness

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. lightness(n)

    Synonyms:
    levity, levitation, buoyancy

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "lightness":

    levity, thoughtlessness, luminosity, brightness

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How to use lightness in a sentence?

  1. Steve Jobs:

    I didn't see it then, but it turned out that getting fired from Apple was the best thing that could have ever happened to me. The heaviness of being successful was replaced by the lightness of being a beginner again, less sure about everything. It freed me to enter one of the most creative periods of my life.

  2. Brandon A. Trean:

    May the lightness of your happiness out-interest you from the heaviness of your thoughts.

  3. Saadi Shirazi:

    Hast thou not perfect excellence, ?tis best To keep thy tongue in silence, for ?tis this Which shames a man; as lightness does attest The nut is empty, nor of value is.

  4. Joan Lunden:

    Holding on to anger, resentment and hurt only gives you tense muscles, a headache and a sore jaw from clenching your teeth. Forgiveness gives you back the laughter and the lightness in your life.

  5. Sarah Gadon:

    It's very much a fantasy ... I think the lightness and the comedic moments of the film really juxtapose the drama and intensity of that moment in time in the post-war era, (There is) a good balance for us to tell this story.

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