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lighting

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lighting

verb (1)
present participle of light

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lighting

verb (2)
present participle of light

Synonyms & Antonyms of lighting (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to come to rest after descending from the air
  • the bird lit on the branch and began to sing

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2 to come down from something (as a vehicle)
  • he hurriedly lighted from the bus and started walking up the street

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The first known use of lighting was before the 12th century

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“Lighting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lighting. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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