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lightsome

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filled with much light
  • a lovely and lightsome room with huge windows

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lightsome

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2 having or showing freedom from worries or troubles
  • set off on his grand tour of Europe with a lightsome heart

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3 moving easily
  • still lightsome despite her advancing years, the cat continued to ignore orders not to leap onto the kitchen table

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The first known use of lightsome was in the 14th century

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“Lightsome.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lightsome. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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