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adjective as in blond, fair

adjective as in simple, easy

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White had been convicted of voluntary manslaughter, the lightest possible sentence for his crime.

Most of the atoms in a newborn star system are hydrogen, which is the lightest chemical element.

His travelling companions were congenial, and his duties of the lightest—merely to give music lessons to young Shilovsky.

Then net with the smallest mesh the two lightest shades, one row of each, and two rows of the other three shades.

It was evident that every beam quivered in its mortices at the passing of the lightest vehicle.

Twitchbell—inside of lightest part of Starling's quill feather for wings, brown hackle for legs, brown Peacock's herl for body.

The Black Gnat—dubbed with black mohair, the wings of the lightest part of a starling.


On this page you'll find 302 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to lightest, such as: sunny, bright, shiny, luminous, rich, and polished.

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