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lifestyle the general way of life of a person or group, including typical jobs and activities, attitudes towards work and money, values, and the like.
lifetime the time during which a person's life goes on. [2 definitions]
lift to bring upward; raise. [9 definitions]
lift a finger to make an effort to help or do work.
liftoff the moment of launching a missile or rocket, or the movement of the rocket itself.
ligament a band of tough tissue that connects bones or supports muscles or organs.
light1 the form of energy that makes it possible for the eye to see. The sun produces light. [11 definitions]
light2 not heavy, full, intense, or powerful. [4 definitions]
light bulb a glass object that fits into a lamp or similar device and produces light.
lighten1 to become brighter or lighter in color. [2 definitions]
lighten2 to reduce the weight of. [2 definitions]
lighthearted cheerful or gay; carefree.
lighthouse a tower with a flashing light for guiding ships and warning them of dangers in the water.
lighting the type and arrangement of lights in an area.
lightly with little weight or force. [3 definitions]
lightning natural electricity produced in thunderclouds. Lightning appears as a bright flash or streak of light in the sky. [2 definitions]
lightning bug another name for firefly.
light pen an electronic device that can detect light and dark areas on a computer screen. It is used to select objects on the screen.
light switch a device, especially one that is attached to a wall or a lamp, used to turn a light on or off.
light-year a unit of distance equal to the distance light can travel in one year, about six trillion miles.
likable liked by others, or easy to like.