English to Yoruba Meaning :: light

Light :
ina
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Noun(1) (physics(2) any device serving as a source of illumination(3) a particular perspective or aspect of a situation(4) the quality of being luminous; emitting or reflecting light(5) an illuminated area(6) a condition of spiritual awareness; divine illumination(7) the visual effect of illumination on objects or scenes as created in pictures(8) a person regarded very fondly(9) having abundant light or illumination(10) mental understanding as an enlightening experience(11) merriment expressed by a brightness or gleam or animation of countenance(12) public awareness(13) a divine presence believed by Quakers to enlighten and guide the soul(14) a visual warning signal(15) a device for lighting or igniting fuel or charges or fires
Verb(1) make lighter or brighter(2) begin to smoke(3) to come to rest, settle(4) cause to start burning; subject to fire or great heat(5) fall to somebody by assignment or lot(6) alight from (a horse(7) start or maintain a fire in
Adjective(1) of comparatively little physical weight or density(2) (used of color(3) of the military or industry; using (or being(4) not great in degree or quantity or number(5) psychologically light; especially free from sadness or troubles(6) characterized by or emitting light(7) (used of vowels or syllables(8) easily assimilated in the alimentary canal; not rich or heavily seasoned(9) (used of soil(10) (of sound or color(11) moving easily and quickly; nimble(12) demanding little effort; not burdensome(13) of little intensity or power or force(14) (physics, chemistry(15) weak and likely to lose consciousness(16) very thin and insubstantial
Adverb(1) with few burdens

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(1) Typically, she received a very light sentence, soon revised downward.(2) Abbey drifted off, the warm sun and gently rippling water lulling her into a light sleep.(3) The screen turned light purple and a single folder appeared in the middle of the screen.(4) they were looking for light entertainment(5) the light of love(6) His sentence had been relatively light , as she never accused him of violating her.(7) it's very light to carry(8) If you want the granny apple to hold slightly and maintain its shape, you can cook it gently in a light sugar syrup.(9) Well, that's a fairly light musing for the evening after much of my heavier writings on here.(10) I wanted to sleep a little longer, but the faint light of the sun had awakened me.(11) The thinly-sliced chicken had been poached in a light and delicate broth infused with lime leaf and coriander.(12) Don't take anything white or light coloured with you unless you are going on some luxury holiday somewhere.(13) the sack of rice was two kgs light(14) No rifle that is light enough to carry will penetrate brush nor should it be expected to.(15) At first she could walk for only six minutes on a treadmill, do four minutes on a rowing machine and lift a few light weights.(16) You move out of deep sleep and into light sleep several times during the night, resulting in poor sleep quality.
Related Words
(1) light bulb ::
gilobu ina
(2) light up ::
imọlẹ lati soke
(3) traffic light ::
ijabọ ina
(4) light blue ::
ina bulu
(5) light brown ::
ina brown
(6) turn off the light ::
pa ina
(7) turn on the light ::
tan lori ina
(8) light-hearted ::
ina-tutu
(9) light rain ::
ina ojo
(10) the light ::
awọn ina
Synonyms
Adjective
1. bright ::
imọlẹ
2. light-colored ::
ina-awọ
3. fair ::
itẹ
4. easy to lift ::
rorun lati gbe
5. flimsy ::
hanwa
6. nimble ::
nimble
7. friable ::
friable
8. small ::
kekere
9. easy ::
rorun
10. gentle ::
Onírẹlẹ
11. entertaining ::
idanilaraya
12. carefree ::
carefree
13. unimportant ::
unimportant
14. dizzy ::
dizzy
15. idle ::
laišišẹ
16. clear ::
ko
17. short ::
kukuru
19. lite ::
Lite
20. abstemious ::
abstemious
23. weak ::
lagbara
24. wakeful ::
wakeful
Adverb
25. lightly ::
sere
Noun
26. illumination ::
itanna
27. lamp ::
Atupa
28. match ::
baramu
29. daylight ::
if'oju
30. aspect ::
Abala
31. understanding ::
Oye
32. expert ::
iwé
33. lighting ::
ina
34. visible light ::
han ina
35. spark ::
sipaki
36. lightness ::
lightness
37. light source ::
imọlẹ ina
39. inner light ::
akojọpọ ina
Verb
41. set alight ::
ṣeto alight
42. get off ::
bo sile
43. illume ::
illume
44. ignite ::
ignite
45. alight ::
alight
46. fire up ::
sana soke
47. fall ::
ti kuna
Antonyms
1. nobody ::
ko si eniti o
Different Forms
light, lighted, lightest, lighting, lightly, lightness, lightship, lightships
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

Looks like you ran a red light...

Looks like you ran a red LIGHT...

The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 16


We choose light, or we choose darkness.

We choose LIGHT, or we choose darkness.

Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 1


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"and the moon shall not give her LIGHT,

Vikings Season 1, Episode 2


Lord of Light,
come to us in our darkness.

Lord of Light, come to us in our darkness.

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 6


FYI, his toothbrush is the red one
in the Plexiglas case under the UV light.

FYI, his toothbrush is the red one in the Plexiglas case under the UV LIGHT.

The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 7


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