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noun as in high spirits

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The musical itself was lighthearted fun for a younger, Gen Z crowd.

From recipes for nonalcoholic alternatives to tips on how to enlist friends to support the effort, it’s a lighthearted look at a serious undertaking.

Catania’s lighthearted yet informative narrative presents science in a way that’s easy for anyone with a basic knowledge of biology to understand.

I really wanted to make this lighthearted and fun, because that’s what we’re known for, from the show I’m on.

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It’s become a lighthearted affair, and the only gravestones it shows up on are of the Halloween decoration variety.

These scenes bring out a strange lightheartedness you would not expect going into a film with such a heady synopsis.

But despite our lightheartedness, the list started to carry too much weight for too many people.

Perhaps to counterweight the Sturm und Drang of the script, there was considerable laughter and lightheartedness on the set.

He looked harassed, and had lost the old lightheartedness of three years ago.

A little more lightheartedness would render me the happiest being under the sun.

Though so long in this country, he had all the simplicity and childlike lightheartedness which belong to the Old World's people.

And what a boon is lightheartedness when there is work to do!

And lightheartedness is of every age, from seven to seventy-seven and perhaps beyond it.


On this page you'll find 32 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to lightheartedness, such as: blitheness, buoyancy, ebullience, euphoria, jauntiness, and nonchalance.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.