(adj) light (of comparatively little physical weight or density) "a light load"; "magnesium is a light metal--having a specific gravity of 1.74 at 20 degrees C"
(adj) light, light-colored ((used of color) having a relatively small amount of coloring agent) "light blue"; "light colors such as pastels"; "a light-colored powder"
(adj) light (of the military or industry; using (or being) relatively small or light arms or equipment) "light infantry"; "light cavalry"; "light industry"; "light weapons"
(adj) light (not great in degree or quantity or number) "a light sentence"; "a light accent"; "casualties were light"; "light snow was falling"; "light misty rain"; "light smoke from the chimney"
(adj) light (psychologically light; especially free from sadness or troubles) "a light heart"
(adj) light (characterized by or emitting light) "a room that is light when the shutters are open"; "the inside of the house was airy and light"
(adj) unaccented , light, weak (used of vowels or syllables; pronounced with little or no stress) "a syllable that ends in a short vowel is a light syllable"; "a weak stress on the second syllable"
(adj) light (easily assimilated in the alimentary canal; not rich or heavily seasoned) "a light diet"
(adj) friable , light, sandy ((used of soil) loose and large-grained in consistency) "light sandy soil"
(adj) clean , clear , light, unclouded ((of sound or color) free from anything that dulls or dims) "efforts to obtain a clean bass in orchestral recordings"; "clear laughter like a waterfall"; "clear reds and blues"; "a light lilting voice like a silver bell"
(adj) light, lightsome , tripping (moving easily and quickly; nimble) "the dancer was light and graceful"; "a lightsome buoyant step"; "walked with a light tripping step"
(adj) light (demanding little effort; not burdensome) "light housework"; "light exercise"
(adj) light (of little intensity or power or force) "the light touch of her fingers"; "a light breeze"
(adj) light ((physics, chemistry) not having atomic weight greater than average) "light water is ordinary water"
(adj) faint , light, swooning , light-headed , lightheaded (weak and likely to lose consciousness) "suddenly felt faint from the pain"; "was sick and faint from hunger"; "felt light in the head"; "a swooning fit"; "light-headed with wine"; "light-headed from lack of sleep"