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See definition of lightsome on Dictionary.com
  • as inblithesome
  • as inlighthearted
  • as inlithe
  • as insunny

synonyms for lightsome

  • blithe
  • carefree
  • cheerful
  • cheery
  • convivial
  • gladsome
  • gleeful
  • happy
  • jocund
  • jolly
  • jovial
  • joyful
  • joyous
  • lighthearted
  • merry
  • mirthful
  • sunny
See also synonyms for: lightsomeness
  • buoyant
  • jolly
  • jovial
  • joyous
  • laid-back
  • lively
  • playful
  • upbeat
  • blithe
  • blithesome
  • bright
  • cheerful
  • effervescent
  • expansive
  • feelgood
  • frolicsome
  • gay
  • glad
  • gleeful
  • happy
  • happy-go-lucky
  • high-spirited
  • insouciant
  • jocund
  • joyful
  • merry
  • resilient
  • spirited
  • sprightly
  • sunny
  • vivacious
  • volatile
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How to use lightsome in a sentence

They had not counted on so early a breakfast; so it was with lightsome hearts they performed the rest of their journey.
THE ANIMAL STORY BOOKVARIOUS
Tall, smooth-faced, and fair, he walked with the long step and lightsome grace of the athletic young Englishman of his day.
A MAKER OF HISTORYE. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM
It leads to the great Hall, which is really magnificent, but not very lightsome.
THE MEMOIRS OF CHARLES-LEWIS, BARON DE POLLNITZ, VOLUME IIKARL LUDWIG VON PLLNITZ
Newlie enriched with a varietie of wordes, phrases, proverbs and divers lightsome observations of Grammar.
THE TEACHING AND CULTIVATION OF THE FRENCH LANGUAGE IN ENGLAND DURING TUDOR AND STUART TIMESKATHLEEN LAMBLEY
The City is pretty large, fortify'd with Art and Regularity; and very lightsome.
THE MEMOIRS OF CHARLES-LEWIS, BARON DE POLLNITZ, VOLUME IKARL LUDWIG VON PLLNITZ
No lightsome laughter echoed through those leafy dells, grating upon the ear which almost listened for the loved voice.
RUTH HALLFANNY FERN
But he was a lightsome swaggerer, a reckless, devil-me-care, good-natured sort of bully.
THE PIONEERSKATHARINE SUSANNAH PRICHARD
The free and lightsome behaviour of the men, the humming at the benches, recalled some school of handicraft.
HEROES OF THE TELEGRAPHJ. MUNRO
The upper reaches of the river are lightsome, and given over wholly to pleasure.
RIVERS OF GREAT BRITAIN. THE THAMES, FROM SOURCE TO SEA.ANONYMOUS
Presently I asked who made the chamber in the well, for the silence weighed on me, and my thoughts were not so lightsome.
WULFRIC THE WEAPON THANECHARLES W. WHISTLER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO LIGHTSOME

  • blithe
  • carefree
  • cheerful
  • cheery
  • convivial
  • gladsome
  • gleeful
  • happy
  • jocund
  • jolly
  • jovial
  • joyful
  • joyous
  • lighthearted
  • lightsome
  • merry
  • mirthful
  • sunny
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.