lite

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adjective \ˈlīt\

Definition of lite

  1. 1 :  4light 9a lite beer lite salad dressing

  2. 2 :  diminished or lacking in substance or seriousness lite news; specifically :  being an innocuous or unthreatening version —often used postpositively it is film noir lite — James Greenberg

1962

First Known Use of lite

1962

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-lite

noun combining form

Definition of -lite

  1. :  mineral rhodolite :  rock aerolite :  fossil stromatolite

Origin and Etymology of -lite

French, alteration of -lithe, from Greek lithos stone


LITE Defined for English Language Learners

lite

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adjective \ˈlīt\

Definition of lite for English Language Learners

  • : containing fewer calories or less fat than usual


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lite

Medical Definition of lite

variant of light[2]


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