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lightenings

See definition of lightenings on Dictionary.com
  • as inrelief
  • as inpalliation

synonyms for lightenings

  • alleviation
  • assistance
  • comfort
  • happiness
  • help
  • maintenance
  • reprieve
  • respite
  • satisfaction
  • support
  • abatement
  • amelioration
  • appeasement
  • assuagement
  • balm
  • break
  • breather
  • cheer
  • consolation
  • contentment
  • cure
  • deliverance
  • diversion
  • ease
  • easement
  • extrication
  • fix
  • hand
  • handout
  • letup
  • lift
  • lightening
  • mitigation
  • mollification
  • palliative
  • refreshment
  • release
  • remission
  • rest
  • restfulness
  • softening
  • solace
  • succor
  • sustenance
  • allayment
  • comforting
  • load off one's mind
  • quick fix

antonyms for lightenings

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  • hindrance
  • hurt
  • injury
  • stop
  • unhappiness
  • annoyance
  • check
  • continuation
  • sadness
  • damage
  • pain
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How to use lightenings in a sentence

In the red lightenings of heavy-gun fire they looked like a series of splendid sculptured groups.
KITCHENER'S MOBJAMES NORMAN HALL
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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