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adjective light·heart·ed \ˈlīt-ˌhär-təd\

Definition of lighthearted

  1. 1 :  free from care, anxiety, or seriousness :  happy-go-lucky a lighthearted mood

  2. 2 :  cheerfully optimistic and hopeful :  easygoing they can be lighthearted in the midst of misery — H. J. Forman

lightheartedly

adverb

lightheartedness

noun

Examples of lighthearted in a Sentence

  1. his lighthearted attitude in the face of danger was the source of some concern

15th Century

First Known Use of lighthearted

15th century


LIGHTHEARTED Defined for English Language Learners

lighthearted

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adjective light·heart·ed \ˈlīt-ˌhär-təd\

Definition of lighthearted for English Language Learners

  • : having or showing a cheerful and happy nature

  • : not serious


LIGHTHEARTED Defined for Kids

lighthearted

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adjective light·heart·ed \ˈlīt-ˈhär-təd\

Definition of lighthearted for Students

  1. :  free from worry

lightheartedly

adverb

lightheartedness

noun


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