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See definition of light-minded on Dictionary.com
  • as infrivolous
  • as inharum-scarum

synonyms for light-minded

  • foolish
  • idiotic
  • impractical
  • petty
  • pointless
  • senseless
  • barmy
  • childish
  • dizzy
  • empty-headed
  • facetious
  • featherbrained
  • flighty
  • flip
  • flippant
  • gay
  • giddy
  • harebrained
  • idle
  • ill-considered
  • juvenile
  • light
  • minor
  • niggling
  • nonserious
  • not serious
  • paltry
  • peripheral
  • playful
  • puerile
  • scatterbrained
  • shallow
  • sportive
  • superficial
  • tongue-in-cheek
  • unimportant
  • unprofound
  • volatile
  • whimsical
  • daring
  • rash
  • wild
  • carefree
  • careless
  • disorderly
  • erratic
  • flighty
  • foolhardy
  • giddy
  • haphazard
  • hasty
  • imprudent
  • irresponsible
  • negligent
  • regardless
  • romping
  • scatty
  • thoughtless

antonyms for light-minded

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  • intelligent
  • sensible
  • wise
  • grave
  • mature
  • serious
  • solemn
  • thoughtful
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    How to use light-minded in a sentence

    Behold a dumpy, comfortable British paterfamilias in a light flannel suit and a faded sun hat.
    GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
    She did not need a great cook-book; She knew how much and what it took To make things good and sweet and light.
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    Mr. Jones swung round a large iron key he held in his hand, and light dawned upon him.
    ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
    Distance, the uncertain light, and imagination, magnified it to a high wall; high as the wall of China.
    THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
    The faint candle-light glimmered on a ponderous gilded cornice, which had also sustained violence.
    CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
    They will reach you by the hands of Mr. Mackenzie, a worldly-minded Scotch merchant, but honest as to earthly things.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    And it was no light task, then, for six hundred men to keep the peace on a thousand miles of frontier.
    RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
    They were never refused, for their recipients looked upon them much in the light of a royal command.
    THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
    I am pleading for a clear white light of education that shall go like the sun round the whole world.
    THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
    The case may be kept in a light position, and when once under way it will rarely need any additional water.
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