Synonym of light

Alternative for light

lights, lighter, lightest, lighted, lighting, lit

Synonym: airy, bright, clear, delicate, lucid, open, weightless,

Antonym: dark, darkness, dim, heavy,

Noun

That which makes things visible

Noun

Point of view
angle point of view context slant perspective mindset approach manner outlook position viewpoint way aspect perception standpoint fashion frame of mind interpretation predisposition side stance view attitude bias framework setting understanding awareness direction frame of reference leaning orientation paradigm sentiment situation vantage point way of thinking appearance complexion guise hue opinion scope standing shoes eye view look countenance phase hand facet take plan intention aim personal approach way of looking at something belief posture stand thought conviction feeling judgement line mind ideas sentiments policy thoughts feelings judgment point of observation respect estimation eye ground twist school of thought two cents' worth from the perspective of long view thinking persuasion impression philosophy notion assessment inclination consideration disposition idea conception evaluation prejudice beliefs bent predilection reaction mood conclusion theory estimate verdict hypothesis say-so concept proclivity determination assumption thesis appraisal way of looking inference contention supposition suspicion fancy say so where one is at partiality emphasis spin one-sidedness convictions reflection reading call colour speculation vantage worldview weltanschauung color apprehension belief system character demeanor air sensibility temperament demeanour headset conjecture presumption deduction point theorem surmise temper two cents worth value judgment vantage ground mental outlook way of looking at things mental state considered opinion point of vantage like it is POV attidue prepossession reckoning deportment vision pose mind-set variation views statement observation remark way of looking at it underpinnings close-up firm stand model pattern ideology optique treatment alteration declaration say judgment call where one stands Anschauung input comment will turn resolution vent wish representation vote desire option preference decision suffrage part set of beliefs view of the world reflections generalization intuition suggestion participation choice voice diagnosis mode of view private opinion intimation stereotype hunch inkling conceit consciousness generalisation sneaking suspicion insight funny feeling guess postulate imagining presupposition right of speech vox populi right of free speech location think spot post whereabouts bearings locus analysis grasp comprehension elucidation discernment contemplation assimilation broad view overview

Noun

Mental enlightenment of a problem or mystery
enlightenment insight understanding illumination comprehension wisdom elucidation information knowledge sense clarification explanation awareness intelligence details discernment divination evidence facts intuition apprehension clues data edification epiphany erudition guidance proof resolution revelation truth education explication exposition info specifics thought unravelment clearing up illustration learning teaching instruction sophistication cultivation open-mindedness refinement broad-mindedness literacy civilization awakening liberalism development advancement culture satori bodhi civilisation an aha moment peace that passeth understanding findings input statistics advice notification gen observation figures material feedback detail particulars consultation counsel advisement recommendation caution suggestion tip news instructions directions notice direction ammo dope chapter and verse deets whole story what's what word to the wise low-down discovery perception bum steer inspiration verification science lore orientation proposal advocacy cue admonition confirmation earful warning schooling account score conclusions documentation dossier word report notes numbers results scoop records latest reports documents communication dirt materials background files essentials leak dispatch briefing lowdown reportage chatter tidings statement file disclosure picture story item brass tacks hot tip inside information rumor clue rumour heads up inside dope like it is inside story bottom line tip-off

Noun

A notable person within a specific field
expert authority master leader guru luminary celebrity dignitary public figure big name star doyen phenomenon pundit VIP virtuoso elite figure heavyweight icon mogul pro specialist standout ace doyenne face hot shot name notable prodigy worthy champion genius kingpin maestro maven personage personality sage savant scholar superstar whiz big cheese big gun big kahuna big noise big shot bigwig big wig celeb connoisseur guiding light leading light official old pro person of influence top brass top cat top dog top hand wizard somebody megastar notability ikon notoriety cause celebre lion household name celebutante famous name panjandrum biggie grandee nob heavy kahuna macher big wheel high muckety-muck high muckamuck V.I.P. important person big fish great someone giant magnate famous person honcho character supremo hotshot pillar of society heavy hitter legend king very important person eminence head honcho lady muck big chief lord muck person of note top banana fat cat big enchilada big hitter person idol inspiration hero sun man tycoon nabob bigshot well-known person important personage top name face idol major leaguer individual presence cause célèbre headliner force draw muckymuck pillar of the community well-known face immortal mahatma cynosure sphere juggernaut favorite favourite power chief fundi hotdog executive dignity big stuff big deal the cheese achiever high-up pooh-bah big-time operator key player heroine wonder darling fave marvel kingfish paragon nawab big nibs wheel bigfoot pet big-timer big leaguer winner big boy muckety-muck muck-a-muck high-muckety-muck poo-bah high-muck-a-muck pin-up topliner ideal exemplar success blue-eyed boy fair-haired girl blue-eyed girl fair-haired boy perfect example shining example joss big bug Big Daddy Big Chief goddess Mr Big lead brass hat Lord Muck Lady Muck muckamuck starlet sensation major player influential person rockstar spectacle Olympian big Daddy somebody famous person to be reckoned with captain of industry big star triumph boss god vip baller pillar of the church eminent person distinguished person pillar of the state muckety muck powerful person powerful batter grand poobah great gun person in charge heavy-hitter high man on the totem pole big cat big man on campus preference speed minion ideal woman talk beloved mastermind wunderkind talent rarity shining light popular figure choice spirit master spirit one in a million rainmaker great man spoilt child sweetheart toast delight belle apple of your eye heart-throb role model epitome model princess woman of the hour heart throb mistress diva ideal man queen focus of attention apple of someone's eye big hit golden girl golden boy crème de la crème prima donna queen bee coup best-seller box-office hit wow knockout sell-out box-office success master stroke smash hit smash hit crowd-puller bestseller belter blockbuster box office success crackajack jewel dandy jim-dandy crackerjack masterpiece prizewinner treasure success story market leader natural best seller tour de force gem pip fairy tale fame megahit colossus titan actor principal costar leading lady leading man main attraction female lead male lead movie star film star leading role leading actor

Noun

(rare, usually used in plural form "lights") One's opinions, standards, and abilities

Noun

Fervent or passionate emotion or enthusiasm
fire passion energy intensity enthusiasm animation spirit dash force life vigour vitality zeal dynamism sparkle verve eagerness fervency heat impetuosity ardour fervour vigor vivacity ebullience excitement exuberance liveliness scintillation vibrancy zest drive elan gusto splendour vehemence élan lustre pep radiance vim vivaciousness welly zip ardency ardor brio creativity emotion fervidness fervor flair imagination inspiration intenseness inventiveness passionateness pzazz pizzazz potency violence virtuosity warmth zing exhilaration get-up-and-go heartiness luster oomph punch calenture ginger go snap splendor burning passion red heat white heat bounce esprit spiritedness moxie keenness forcefulness juice push effervescence hardihood sap earnestness starch strength gas beans power vinegar fieriness activity fierceness enterprise high spirits initiative buoyancy fizz avidity stamina feeling relish spark might fanaticism sprightliness feistiness spunk panache dedication steam birr motivation love devotion appetite determination fury endurance commitment perkiness vigorousness fever kick tuck assertiveness vibrance pluck heart high-spiritedness resolution gumption virility ferocity bang zestfulness joy mettle lustiness robustness wholeheartedness guts frenzy fortitude jazz sincerity resolve severity zealousness zap briskness urgency enjoyment backbone jazziness tenacity grit gaiety readiness aggressiveness gameness happiness boldness peppiness agitation action ferment exertion effectiveness depth emphasis muscle vehemency rage courage delight assiduity ferociousness hustle elation will pleasure cheerfulness toughness efficiency lust hunger efficacy dauntlessness quality application desire empressement humor interest pertness humour vital spark life force feverishness glow ecstasy colour committedness color fondness furore furor perseverance avidness wildness devotedness steadfastness devoutness turbulence nerve excess concentration jollity merriment savagery tempestuousness sharpness emotionalism extremity light-heartedness seriousness magnitude conviction dazzle ambitiousness tension strain soul single-mindedness temper essence tenor morale outlook air disposition temperament breath character stoutheartedness willpower mood complexion substance psyche operativeness spontaneity bustle balls pepper activeness chirpiness flare-up asperity acrimony rampancy sore acerbity storm stew rise rabidity conniption doggedness ambition hot-bloodedness weakness flame quickness audacity buoyance powerfulness frame of mind agility nimbleness brilliance vim and vigour anger aggression thirst puissance delirium irateness will power distraction rampage uproar flap hysteria deliriousness impatience movement pep talk joie de vivre go-getting slow burn fire in the belly boiling point level degree jauntiness resilience grievousness irrepressibility breeziness vividness brightness spring forcibleness bounciness momentum resources vociferousness sentiment sensation insistence forthrightness outspokenness delectation airiness flamboyance cheer satisfaction bliss perturbation excitability piousness hurrah religiousness solemnity piety sassiness willingness militancy glitz glimmer show desirousness piquancy daring bravery venturesomeness being pulse stuff bloom clout turn on mirth rapture taste gallantry indomitability turmoil have-a-go attitude torrid heat sweltering heat extreme heat tropical heat intense heat oppressive heat high temperature joyfulness flare snappiness spunkiness elan vital stir hustle and bustle purposefulness kindness affection friendliness cheeriness bottle valour steel bite spice spiciness incandescence restlessness optimism bound bob diligence intentness what-it-takes dispatch stick-to-itiveness mania inclination alacrity yen persistence stress cordiality affability unrest flush keen interest striving kindliness tenderness ferity moral fibre courageousness fearlessness intrepidity anticipation intensity of feeling resoluteness thrust confidence aspiration amiability strength of character thrill instigation flurry capability well-being alertness ability pith vim and vigor exercise capacity hardiness motion soundness healthiness sock firmness burning up running a temperature febrile disease the shakes pertinence pertinacity pertinaciousness constancy decidedness decisiveness tenaciousness incentive faith understanding good-naturedness sympathy geniality warm-heartedness hospitality caliber cojones calibre moral fiber valor makeup motive arousal emulation yearning hankering itch longing salt goodwill benevolence charitableness charity benignity welcomingness care liberality self-motivation Dunkirk spirit firmness of purpose ado impulse pitch amity fire in belly kicks intoxication flutter excitation stimulus hurry extreme entrepreneurial spirit get up and go right stuff what it takes a sense of purpose hospitableness effusiveness feelings emotions amorousness purpose urge acuteness volume anxiety deepness nervousness tenseness weightiness high pitch compassion titillation stimulation attraction spryness dexterity litheness twinkling turning on blood lust ire irritation histrionics dudgeon displeasure outrage furiousness chagrin infuriation irascibility resentfulness resentment wrath exasperation indignation irritability choler liking craving euphoria partiality fancy propensity transport sunniness gladness penchant appetency favour favor joyousness stomach greed preference infatuation proclivity rhapsody wish cloud nine predilection jubilation hopefulness glee heaven pining paradise greediness like high shine elatedness swoon appreciation bias bullishness seventh heaven ache good cheer appetence need joviality madness gratification contentment jolliness soft spot exaltation sanguineness voracity blitheness felicity enchantment craze love affair impetus lightheartedness bent resourcefulness good humor leaning use resource mind tendency palate contentedness trust calmness idealism easiness sureness expectation encouragement assurance certainty positivism ravishment immoderation exultation transports sanguinity hope fun beatitude fascination obsessiveness amenability jones thirstiness letch bigotry positive attitude zealotry effort monomania obligingness obsession style voraciousness rose-colored glasses addiction ingenuity flourish looking on bright side top of the world good spirits extremism overenthusiasm conscientiousness imaginativeness partisanship talent impact appetition cleverness stylishness exuberancy peartness tooth self-assurance leadership prejudice point commotion affinity gayness rhapsodies positiveness adventure adventurousness amusement thing friskiness cool predisposition content carefreeness blithesomeness quick-wittedness merriness proneness native wit festivity gleefulness mirthfulness triumph playfulness a buzz a charge jocularity a kick rejoicing jocundity hilarity diversion adoration aim hungering cupidity covetousness loyalty faithfulness wishing preparedness unction hungriness estimation swagger warmness intent bubbliness anxiousness promptness solicitude demand pizazz intense desire address richness indulgence facility gladsomeness cogency strong interest wits strength of mind youthfulness flamboyant confidence sense of purpose molliness joys of spring agreement consent agreeableness expectancy influence impellent sedulousness strong desire great enthusiasm eye volatility excitedness love of life suspense great expectations bright outlook Pollyannaism rosy outlook silver lining fundamentalism radicalism dogmatism activism spell thirsting aridity attachment positivity labour labor industry fit validness punchiness validity cooperation volition compliance charisma elegance engrossment deliberation pace velocity speed favoritism favouritism good humour moroseness haste originality trace intemperance chauvinism sectarianism ingeniousness genius savor savour hastiness rashness wild emotion impulsiveness buzz charge jollies upper up beef sinew aptness ease paroxysm big eyes intuition intelligence wit shrewdness cunning perceptiveness communion at-oneness nirvana glory Elysium smack ants in pants strong emotion intense feeling cup of tea favourite favorite abandon being full of the joys of spring éclat driving power creativeness wisdom brains knack impressiveness spine loving enjoying stars in one's eyes extreme happiness risk riskiness peril perilousness danger hazardousness hazard dangerousness hard work yearn burning want dream goal ripeness smartness blissfulness staying power gutsiness greatheartedness doughtiness daringness heroism intrepidness druthers fulfilment jouissance comfort gayety prowess virtue stoutness uncertainty precariousness discomposure exciting experience joyance fulfillment innovativeness sharp-wittedness fruition pecker trance fluster great pleasure warm fuzzies great joy transports of delight openness stout-heartedness provocation incitement positive thinking spirit of adventure self-reliance tumult intestinal fortitude weakness for thing for entertainment play foolery blast buffoonery fitness festiveness living it up tomfoolery ball panic over-enthusiasm state blessedness stupor health silliness foolishness knavery facetiousness jocosity romping gambolling roguishness waggery riot solace grins humorousness levity mischief jesting mischievousness sportiveness wantonness clowning funniness gamboling joking comedy laughter nonsense revelry treat jocoseness good time gambol rascality wholeness wellness confusion fixation verdure wholesomeness twilight zone healthfulness salubrity state of anxiety fandom salubriousness haleness willfulness injustice illiberality incorrigibility intolerance stubbornness hatred contumacy arbitrariness abandonment faction unreasonableness unruliness dogma unfairness obstinacy superstition fettle pink prime form constitution eupepsia good condition clean bill fine feather

Noun

Visibility or conditions

Noun

Character or aspect
hue cast complexion kind sort type aspect character nature nuance stamp description manner variety style ilk tone kidney grain mould mold semblance disposition constitution colors clay personality genius self make-up humor seeming guise temper colours individualism humour temperament individuality turn class tincture strain tinge shade color pattern tint brand genre inclination bent demeanor demeanour air embodiment colour makeup spirit identity mood quality vein way selfhood distinctiveness attitude persona frame of mind traits outlook peculiarity tenor mind singularity uniqueness essence psyche particularity soul attributes tendency mettle habit cast of mind selfness selfdom feel note features mode distinction qualities mentality originality difference being atmosphere flavour flavor self-identity feeling emotions separateness idiosyncrasy turn of mind discreteness singleness oneness dissimilarity ipseity singularness independence unlikeness seity rarity unity make ego approach ethos substance intellect fashion stripe frame characteristic key aura fiber drift fibre ambience ambiance characteristics trend sum and substance vibrations feather leaning condition oddity state of mind eccentricity differentness figure build touch behavior breed druthers wave tang mind-set like effect behaviour person's character tendencies halo odor karma nimbus smell cheer patina odour climate aroma mindset person oneself current gist capacity susceptibility structure thinking sentiment I scene state attribute posture habit of mind thing property timbre orientation quiddity quintessence essentiality stuff heart position stance isolation inner nature seclusion segregation basic characteristics privacy sequestration thought idea solitude solitariness inherent characteristics inherent attributes inherent qualities aloneness proprium myself personal inner man egocentrism own identical individual substantive individualization narcissism insulation way of thinking point of view way of looking at it secludedness separation basic attributes basic features essential attributes essential qualities basic qualities inherent features essential features essential characteristics inner person inner woman inner self innermost feelings bottom line heart of hearts name of game name of tune nature of beast disconnectedness psychology calibre fingerprint hallmark caliber shape essential quality properties specialty complex badge mystique mark appearance streak estimation speciality marked traits set crasis sense affection

Noun

Breadth or range of outlook
purview understanding comprehension acumen apprehension attention attitude awareness cognizance concept consciousness grasp horizon idea impression insight judgement judgment ken knowledge notion picture range reach recognition scope sense sight vision apprehending overview perspective realising realizing range of view realization appreciation perception realisation notice wit acquaintance feeling observation discernment sensation acknowledgement thought assessment view conception intellection hold viewpoint take interpretation study percipience grip reading estimation belief slant taste experience approach plan conceit image flash big idea brain wave opinion acknowledgment sensibility cognition apperception assimilation intuition mindfulness familiarity enlightenment perceptiveness sentiment sympathy perceptivity suspicion regard inkling responsiveness knowingness sensitiveness wisdom feel sentience observance consideration mind empathy receptiveness compassion hunch fancy thoughtfulness familiarity with acquaintance with sneaking suspicion alertness attentiveness mentality funny feeling awareness of the feelings of others suggestion intellect intelligence presentiment sensitivity mastery imagination susceptibility heed erudition command concern premonition perspicacity decipherment sapience conviction rapport affinity sageness sagaciousness smarts education commiseration identification tingle theory supposition schooling communion concord vibes emotion insight into expertise receptivity warmth knowing gut reaction fellow feeling know-how sixth sense gut feeling penetration anticipation indication heedfulness evidence greater understanding comprehensive understanding better understanding enhanced understanding improved understanding superior understanding cognisance hint ear atmosphere aura assumption capacity ability presumption care mood impressionability subtlety affectibility nervousness reactivity reactiveness thinking mindset persuasion hypothesis stance respect handle reaction eye sensitivity to generalization contention cogitation abstraction valuation passion response vibe intimation stereotype proficiency esteem generalisation verdict angle patience delicacy mind's eye conjecture visualisation way of thinking wariness appraisal proficiency in absorption expertise in digestion visualization discrimination skill skill in tuition uptake grapple soft skills kindliness finer feelings point of view acceptance consensus admission foreboding brain aesthetic sense pity wits concession prickle tickle recognizance reasoning psyche reason brains cottoning to being on same wavelength vague idea community of interests intimacy authority allowance granting conceding brainpower expertness prudence scholarship worldliness learning shrewdness astuteness cleverness establishing detection perceiving identifying acknowledging distinguishing differentiation noticing confession cunning learnedness ingeniousness acquaintanceship sagacity savviness ego faculties subconscious head ratiocination intellectuality nous ingenuity focus cerebrum verifying recognisance discovery avowal instinct daylights creativity loaf lucidity powers of thought brain cells brainbox spirit kop function good judgment intimacy with grey matter intellectual capabilities mental capacity clear thinking conversance with common sense knowing inside out powers of reasoning powers of comprehension

Noun

The pole that holds up a light so it can illuminate a wide area, such as holds up a streetlight

Noun

The center or focus of attention
spotlight limelight attention fame interest floodlight foglamp headlamp headlight notoriety public eye catbird seat center stage flashlight focus fuss publicity search light top billing media attention focus of media attention focus of media interest focus of public attention focus of public interest glare of publicity public attention celebrity prominence renown exposure focus of attention the public eye focus of interest reputation rep public consciousness public scrutiny stardom recognition eminence glare public notice hype notability media interest public recognition public interest the spotlight photo opportunity fifteen minutes of fame top of the bill star status star turn main attraction big name star billing repute prestige distinction standing honour note honor preeminence illustriousness esteem stature acclaim account rank greatness popularity éclat glory mark position estimation regard name favour favor credit kudos character luster lustre influence importance odour odor respectability weight report pre-eminence status consequence immortality approval acceptability dignity trustworthiness authority public esteem nobility station place elevation majesty superiority famousness dependability good reputation good name image reputability respect clout noteworthiness reverence veneration izzat rap stock visibility prominency heyday splendor acknowledgement acclamation exaltation laurels splendour acknowledgment reliability privilege opinion high standing superstardom outstandingness significance brand ranking class salience specialness impressiveness memorability extraordinariness momentousness high regard relevance power eminency loftiness prepotency import infamy supereminence conspicuousness public exposure high relief legend myth high profile cachet

Noun

A small circle of light, typically around the sun or moon due to diffraction by water droplets

Noun

Something regarded as an indication of what is going to happen
sign omen portent warning forewarning premonition presage augury foreboding harbinger herald auspice forecast foreshadowing hint indication prognostic prognostication promise signal threat caution divination foreknowledge foretoken precursor prediction presentiment wake-up call writing on the wall handwriting on wall ill omen danger sign high sign prophecy forerunner token boding bodement prefiguring feeling foretelling angel foregoer notice outrider prelude alert straw in the wind messenger alarm usher heads-up prefigurement word of warning admonition notification alarum prognosis tip announcer indicator vaticination prognosticating presaging tip-off menace pointer forecasting soothsaying prophesy intuition auguring misgiving cast predicting hunch suggestion announcement straw handwriting on the wall foretaste vague feeling prenotion vibes funny feeling sinking feeling advance warning prior warning red flag avant-courier preindication intimation suspicion prophet apprehension admonishment word writing outlook inkling apprehensiveness counsel prescience sixth sense advice heads up tocsin gut feeling word to the wise wind change red light alarm bells bad omen preview prefiguration knell puku sortilege warning sign adumbration vanguard the writing on the wall sign of things to come adviser runner reporter bearer representative predecessor glimpse possibility chill signification clue idea projection guess bad vibes slight hint caveat conjecture worry anxiety fear lesson exhortation guidance feeling in the bones estimate calculation sign of the times deterrent dread commonition planning anticipation speculation message wink worriment vibrations vision sense sneaking suspicion winds bug in one's ear forethought auspication foresight guesstimate Mayday prevision foreseeing budget precognition cue prompt look out second sight winds of change feeling in bones bad feeling feeling in your bones proclamation lead notifying tidings determent best guess exemplar antecessor advertisement grandparent forefather foreshadow mark model pattern advertiser advance guard example object lesson deterrent example expectation revelation apocalypse oracle horoscope fortune-telling awareness palmistry extrapolation surmise consideration premeditation zodiac surmising dope bet preconception insight contemplation crystal gazing of event anticipation prior knowledge reckoning diagnosis scenario prospects computation estimation expectance expectancy plan foretale likelihood halseny looking forward impression view opinion readiness canon edict answer truth law commandment fortune clairvoyance divining realization preparation prospect notion disturbance discomposure perturbation disquietude theory belief fancy prolepsis witchcraft magic sorcery realisation thought presagement prenotice forewisdom auguration prenotation instinct qualm glimmer feeling in one's bones omination preconceived notion preapprehension clairvoyancy fortune telling occultism horoscopy spellworking witchery divine utterance foretelling the future nativity forecasting the future star astrological chart

Noun

A manner or expression that hides one's true character or feelings
guise pretence charade facade front masquerade act façade pose pretense pretext airs cover illusion mask posture screen show smokescreen appearance excuse playacting air blind cloak colour color demeanour demeanor role false display false front false show put-on put-up job false colours semblance disguise veneer veil affectation face sham simulation camouflage dissimulation display posturing pretension deception cover-up make-believe fake feigning window dressing impression artifice look bluff ruse outward appearance smoke screen image false appearance posing shroud gloss exterior pretentiousness subterfuge play-acting trickery fakery smoke and mirrors faking shamming imitation impersonation public image hoax falsification aspect fig leaf disguisement counterfeit wile covering curtain countenance window-dressing falsehood beard misrepresentation mien character visage part false colors red herring costume trick concealment portrayal ostentation insincerity schtick con performance claim acting masking hokum feint false pretense humbug pageant layer attitude manner bearing fabrication parody affectedness identity stall snivel deceit whitewash carriage artificiality pretending persona expression mug travesty profile shield dissemblance shade coloring mantle phoney phony colouring snobbery pretensions inflation grandiosity superciliousness simulacrum dumb act person exaggeration side suggestion blanket coverture penumbra pall hood cope dress effect snootiness uppishness a put-on public face assumed role a put-up job wraps airs and graces going Hollywood showing off assumed manners unnatural imitation putting on airs lie bluffing hoaxing farce pantomime false excuse cast frontage coverup outward display likeness shuffling routine double-dealing stunt gag evasion misstatement invention mockery garb name personality figure assumption scheme showing robe dissembling mimicry disguising closeting contortion profession self outward show smoke-screen shawl wrap outfit personage imposture mummery personation revel avatar depiction get-up public perception public conception mannerism stance arrogance attitudinizing positure stand mere façade pan puss public impression chaser ploy hamming dissimilation sweet talk soft soap shuck and jive piece representation stint lead features muzzle physiognomy feature kisser title bit personification hero ingenue star protagonist extra player title role heroine walk-on part non-speaking part presentation walk-on starring role bit part

Verb

To ignite
ignite kindle burn strike enflame spark fire start inflame torch enkindle fire up induce set alight set a match to set burning set fire to set light to set on fire spark off start up strike up touch off affect bring about cultivate fan the flames of generate incite initiate put a match to put match to stir up trigger work up put on switch on turn on flame blaze incinerate combust set ablaze smolder smoulder burn down explode flare glow carbonize carbonise burst into flames blow up burn up flare up be in flames go up in flames reduce to ashes set aflame heat detonate catch cremate catch fire scorch go off consume parch take fire destroy by fire get going be on fire be ablaze be alight be aflame be afire be ardent set afire ire discharge firebomb rage put to the torch flame up become ignited start burning destroy consume by fire scald burn without flames radiate heat stir awaken set off start a fire set fire catch light fume let off get started burn violently burst out burn unsteadily roast toast conflagrate smoke melt broil gut cook rekindle bake wither go up burn to the ground go up in smoke burn to a crisp burn away activate sear char power up singe wind up energize energise set in motion put in motion rouse inspire excite lick begin to burn oxidize blacken oxidise catch on fire light up brand cauterize brown begin introduce cauterise log on start off restart launch put in gear warm actuate boot up boot reboot reheat boil fry kick-start grill stew swelter hot smelt raise something's temperature warm up frizzle make hot sun warm through make warm incandesce hot up thaw raise the temperature heat up seethe tepefy flush steam microwave take the chill off chafe set something moving get something moving crank up get something going set something going start something functioning start something operating move

Adjective

Having a considerable or sufficient amount of light
bright well-lit illuminated lit irradiated lighted lit up well-illuminated well-lighted well lit aglow brightened luminous lustrous well illuminated ablaze alight brilliant full of light illumined lightsome resplendent scintillant well lighted floodlit fluorescent lambent lucent phosphorescent refulgent undimmed burnished cloudless flashing sunlit sunny sunshiny unobscured shining radiant incandescent shiny dazzling gleaming glowing sparkling shimmering beaming effulgent fulgent lucid blazing clear candescent bedazzling glistening intense vivid scintillating glittering glaring sheeny splendid glossy coruscating irradiant twinkling fair fine flickering polished rainless undarkened clarion unclouded luminescent pleasant glistering halcyon fulgurant fulgurating fulgurous limpid crystal glimmering golden argent moonlit beamy auroral fulgid relucent silvery mirrorlike burning rapier-like sharp sundrenched bathed in light pellucid transparent crystalline flashy clinquant soft shinning see-through brightly illuminated summery clement balmy without a cloud in the sky fiery vibrant ardent shimmery rich luculent crystal clear varnished glittery iridescent colourful colorful strong flamboyant striking gaudy garish warm bold showy flaming glinting deep eye-catching sleek stimulating splashy gay glazed glassy sparkly lurid satiny reflecting loud bright-coloured jazzy smooth slick animated lively graphic exciting blinding psychedelic kaleidoscopic exhilarating deep-coloured glitzy glorious silky invigorating silken rubbed satin buffed glowy rutilant multicoloured envigorating nitid multicolored brightly coloured flaring many-coloured vivacious ebullient effervescent starry witty clever red-hot highly-coloured highly colored fervid radiating Day-Glo aflame fervent red splendent noticeable full hot translucent scintillescent fresh agleam smouldering opalescent bombastic on fire multicolour smart florid entertaining chatoyant motley smoldering titillating varicoloured prismatic variegated polychromatic harlequin rainbow beautiful dramatic multicolor rainbow-like many-hued temperate spangled mild extremely bright looking like an explosion in a paint factory like an explosion in a paint factory transcendent razzle-dazzle white-hot cheery unadulterated winking luminiferous gold healthy aglitter gleamy irradiating white beamful neon dark richly coloured brave intensely hot glacé splendorous conspicuous reflective convey waxy stunning visual suffused saturated fierce overpowering glamorous pure harsh exaggerated silver brightening illuminative scarlet reddish-orange crimson ginger ignited snazzy ostentatious imaginative effective interesting afire pizazzy fancy pizzazzy raging baroque flowery brash astral star stellar coruscant reflecting light bling wild multihued dancing rococo decorated sunbeamy blue azure chromatic uncloudy festooned multichromatic varicolored colored propitious nice dry gentle moderate placid starlit impassioned dynamic vigorous spirited mantling gaseous kindled inflamed conflagrant enflamed combusting polychrome corinthian luxuriant hued varied versicolor liquid extravagant breathtaking in flames sparking lacquered waxed japanned shellacked phantasmagoric particoloured picturesque particolored coloured full of life elaborate patinated notable stirring pronounced definite rousing heady electrifying high thrilling many-splendoured parti-colored many-colored multi-coloured biting energizing spine-tingling powerful energising bespangled radiated celestial sidereal stellary stelliform amusing fascinating sprightly arousing gripping hair-raising refreshing Day-glo marked

Adjective

Unsubstantial in quantity or frequency
insufficient insubstantial marginal meager meagre negligible nominal scarce inadequate inappreciable insignificant lacking minimal poor scant short sparse thin barren deficient exiguous infinitesimal scanty skimpy slight trifling fractional fragmentary imperceptible inconsequential slim small spare tiny wanting skimp slender sparing stingy hand-to-mouth paltry limited measly bare restricted modest little flimsy tenuous scrimpy miserable puny pathetic weak inconsiderable narrow thin on the ground scrimp piddling few and far between scattered fragile pitiful beggarly miserly minimum shabby frail unfinished sketchy unproductive subtle mere unfruitful infertile diminutive tight thinning airy dispersed rare too little too late failing shy feeble thinly distributed in short supply few wispy petty confined unsufficient economical on the small side frugal disappointing reduced diffuse mingy sporadic too few too small too little not enough lean close lamentable infrequent barely sufficient scrubby occasional uncommon trivial lowly ordinary contemptible subnormal base unsubstantial mean derisory at a premium hard to come by bitty stunted stinted low shallow remote faint outside piffling incomplete unlikely picayune unsatisfactory implausible off minute improbable ungenerous distant dubious doubtful far-fetched unimportant piddly niggling incommensurate defective vague dry bereft destitute low on short on imperfect faulty pitiable short of diminished incidental lousy unconvincing nugatory minuscule little bitty smallish laughable lame unambitious parsimonious junk depleted finite isolated unqualified missing average questionable minus unfitted incapable unample drained incompetent devoid unconsiderable woeful shoestring sad insipid strapped for pushed for unaspiring unimposing unexceptional dicey iffy absurd inconceivable bush-league footling out of short-handed circumscribed defined definite determinate measured rudimentary patchy basic hard to find with an insufficiency of like gold dust not to be had pimping just chicken peanut far faraway outlying not to be had for love nor money worthless set partial ineffectual scarcer than hen's teeth valueless merely minor only no-account de minimis Mickey Mouse nothing more than no more than no better than no more important than

Adjective

Physically nimble and quick
nimble deft agile lithe graceful limber lissom quick flexible supple adroit dextrous dexterous lively active swift acrobatic fleet spry sprightly nippy brisk lissome adept nifty zippy able athletic fleet-footed light-footed lithesome quick-moving skilful skilled skillful lightsome springy sylphlike twinkle-toed featly feline gracile light-foot tripping nimble-footed willowy elegant pliant smooth flowing pliable rapid prompt loose-limbed fit mercurial winged loose-jointed light on one's feet proficient handy wide-awake vigilant dainty slinky sinuous sleek bendy sensual light on your feet easy loose slight effortless fluid natural fluent precise elastic fine vigorous gracious delicate balletic artistic practised practiced sportive bright buoyant stirring quick-thinking energetic frisky vivacious easy-moving bustling spirited ready spright clear-headed responsive in good condition fast speedy twinkle toes quick on the draw quick on the trigger lightning splitting dizzy snappy breakneck hot smart galloping fast-moving rattling blistering breathless hasty rapid-fire whirlwind flying swift-footed barreling expeditious meteoric screaming expeditive speedball light of foot fleet of foot on the double in nothing flat like greased lightning express hurried sudden immediate alacritous instant accelerated precipitate high-speed abrupt headlong instantaneous rathe supersonic whistle-stop harefooted fast-track volant on-the-spot quickie sharp short direct turbo punctual at speed precipitous overnight cracking PDQ spanking brief flat-out fleeting quick-fire summary rushed timely unhesitating rash quickened speeding very fast straightaway short-lived velocious hypersonic without delay up-tempo split-second pacey passing cursory perfunctory tantivy efficient animated hurrying alert urgent impulsive unexpected pronto transitory impetuous on the spot double time ultrarapid ultrafast moving hurtling unpremeditated uninterrupted sporty souped-up non-stop zooming streaming dashing superficial diligent excessive reckless dangerous awful severe excruciating dreadful unbearable terrible intense piercing frightful dizzying early ultrasonic furious willing spontaneous with good acceleration effectual effective fast-tracked momentary hurricane cyclonic tumultuous tornado like lightning fast-paced going extremely fast dangerously fast quick as a wink hair-trigger in a flash peremptory double-quick barrelling like the wind unforeseen at full tilt unanticipated like mad like crazy shaking a leg swift as an arrow impatient fiery precipitant spasmodic impromptu rushing acute explosive unusual speeded eager thoughtless slapdash slambang without notice unlooked-for without warning not bargained for out of the blue chop-chop expert neat clever nimble-fingered masterful masterly artful accomplished capable polished experienced professional crack shrewd slick impressive astute cunning canny workmanlike wizard ace bravura virtuoso wicked mean finely judged habile genius apt cute ingenious having know-how having good hands

Adjective

(of food or a meal) Small in quantity and easy to digest

Adjective

Undemanding and easily executed
undemanding unexacting easy simple untaxing moderate effortless basic straightforward bearable elementary endurable low impact manageable painless tolerable unchallenging breezy cushy facile minimal not burdensome stress-free superficial uncomplicated comfortable downhill easygoing inconsiderable not hard piece of cake balmy benign bland mellow nonabrasive soothing tender middle-of-the-road smooth fluid cheap snap soft ready royal hands-down fluent trouble-free quick unproblematic a cinch clear as easy as ABC a piece of cake as easy as falling off a log plain sailing natural flowing untroublesome graceful easy-peasy duck soup a snap a breeze a pushover easy as pie a doddle money for jam a bludge idiot-proof money for old rope easy-breezy not difficult no sweat picnic a snip child's play distinct obvious plain rudimental elegant free-flowing unbroken uninterrupted continuous trivial apparent regular rhythmic pushover a piece of old tackle no trouble no problem as easy as pie sinuous feline fast leisurely spontaneous instinctive intuitive a walk in the park a cakewalk a picnic a gift unforced running cursive offhand liquid articulate able to speak or write undistorted unmuddled unmuffled unclouded unobscured clean uninvolved attainable mindless perspicuous weightless palpable unambiguous unmistakable workable evident unequivocal user friendly accessible transparent kids' stuff cinch user-friendly slight clear-cut idiotproof no muss no fuss patent bed of roses open-and-shut simple as ABC wieldy yielding no bother nothing to it easily done little manifest paltry mere routine practical a five-finger exercise rudimentary comprehensible a doss handy easy to use a snack convenient intelligible casual untroubled useful feasible fundamental essential elemental introductory underlying beginning abecedarian easily operated easy to understand nothing