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  • as inbarge
  • as inraft

synonyms for lighter

  • raft
  • ark
  • dory
  • flatboat
  • scow
  • canal boat
  • freight ship
See also synonyms for: lighters
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How to use lighter in a sentence

If you are a side sleeper, you might want to consider getting a lighter blanket, slightly under 10% of your body weight, because the weight of the blanket cannot be evenly spread.
BEST WEIGHTED BLANKET: SLEEP LIKE A BABY WITH OUR COMFY BEDDING PICKSPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMFEBRUARY 12, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
You can also easily purchase additional lighter fuel when you need to refill.
BEST HAND WARMERS: BLOCK THE CHILL DURING YOUR FAVORITE WINTER ACTIVITIESPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMFEBRUARY 10, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The lighter the materials used, the less fatigue you will feel.
BEST HEATED VEST: BEAT THE COLD WEATHER WITH THE RIGHT WINTER GEARPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMFEBRUARY 9, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Mighty Building’s use of 3D printing, advanced manufacturing techniques, modern robotics and “new lighter and stronger materials” gives it an edge, he added.
MIGHTY BUILDINGS NABS $40M SERIES B TO 3D PRINT YOUR NEXT HOUSEMARY ANN AZEVEDOFEBRUARY 9, 2021TECHCRUNCH
They’re classified in part by the complexity of their carbon chains—the fewer carbon molecules linked together, the lighter the product.
KEYSTONE XL WAS SUPPOSED TO BE A GREEN PIPELINE. WHAT DOES THAT EVEN MEAN?JULIET GRABLEFEBRUARY 5, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The American model tracks the storm just a little further east, bringing a lighter precipitation intensity.
GAME ON! SUPER BOWL SNOW IS BACK IN THE FORECAST FOR D.C. AREA.JASON SAMENOW, WES JUNKERFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The main beauty of them is that they require a lighter touch than other kinds of keyboards, so your typing will be more effortless and comfortable, regardless of how much or what kind of noise it makes.
BEST MECHANICAL KEYBOARD: GAME, CODE, TYPE, AND WORK SMOOTHER AND FASTERPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMFEBRUARY 4, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
However, since there is still uncertainty of how quickly and where the coastal low will start strengthening, we still can’t rule out a narrow stronger band forming somewhere within the broader area of lighter snow.
AFTER 2 TO 4 INCHES OF SNOW, AN ICY NIGHT AHEAD IN D.C. AREA. SNOW SHOWERS POSSIBLE MONDAY.JASON SAMENOW, DAN STILLMAN, ANDREW FREEDMANFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Currently we’re seeing alternating bands of heavier and lighter snow.
LET IT SNOW! A FEW INCHES LIKELY TO ACCUMULATE TODAY; MORE TOMORROW INTO TUESDAY?BRIAN JACKSON, DAN STILLMANJANUARY 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
A lighter meal comes by way of a little raft of bread spread with crumbled lamb, red with minced tomatoes and red bell peppers, which a kindly staff member gifted me when she thought my order took too long one day.
TOM SIETSEMA’S 8 FAVORITE PLACES TO EAT RIGHT NOWTOM SIETSEMAJANUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO LIGHTER

  • ark
  • canal boat
  • dory
  • flatboat
  • freight ship
  • lighter
  • raft
  • scow
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