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Definition of the noun lightsomeness

What does lightsomeness mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: lightsomenesses

  1. the cheerful feeling you have when nothing is troubling you
  2. the gracefulness of a person or animal that is quick and nimble
  3. the trait of being lighthearted and frivolous
    • lexical domain: Attributes - nouns denoting attributes of people and objects
    • synonym of lightsomeness: lightness
    • more generic words: giddiness / silliness = an impulsive scatterbrained manner

Alternative definition of the noun lightsomeness


  1. [archaic] The quality of being lightsome.

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Google previewWalker's Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1830)

Abridged for the Use of Schools, Containing ... Principles of English Pronunciation with the Proper Names that Occur in the Sacred Scriptures; to which is ... Added a Selection of Geographical Proper Names and Derivatives by John Walker

Lightsomeness, llte'-sfim-nes. 3. luminousness; cheerfulness, levity. Ligneous, lig' -ne-fis.a. made of ...

Google previewA Critical Pronouncing Dictionary, and Expositor of the English Language ... (1807)

To which are Prefixed, Principles of English Pronunciation ... Likewise, Rules to be Observed by the Natives of Scotland, Ireland, and London, for Avoiding Their Respective Peculiarities; and Directions to Foreigners, for Acquiring a Knowledge of the Use of this Dictionary by John Walker

Lightsomeness, lite'sum-nes. s. Lu- minousness, not opacity, not obscurity ; cheerfulness, merriment, levity. Lignaloes, llg-nal'oze. s. Aloes wood. Ligneous, lig'ne-us. a. Made of wood, wooden ; resembling wood. LiGNUMviTiE, Hg-num-vi' te. s ...

Google previewA dictionary of the Malagasy language, by J.J. Freeman (D. Johns). (1835)

by Joseph John Freeman, David Johns

Lightsomeness , ,«. fiihaza vana, ha fall una. Ligneom, a. luzo, toy ny hazo. Lignumvitae. ». harahara. Like. a. tahaka, mitovy, toa, toy, sahala, kambant. Like, s. mitovy, katroka.

Google previewA Complete Dictionary of the English Language, Both with Regard to Sound and Meaning (1790)

One Main Object of which Is, to Establish a Plain and Permanent Standard of Pronunciation, to which is Prefixed a Prosodial Grammar by Thomas Sheridan


Google previewPronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1845)

gay, hav ing the power to exhilarate Lightsomeness, Ilte'sflm-nes s. luminous- ness, cheerfulness, levity [en Ligneous, ng'ne-fls a. made of wood, wood- Lignumvitse, Bg-num-vl'te s. a hard wood Figure, ll'g&re s. a precious stone Like, like a.

Google previewA General Dictionary of the English Language (1780)

by Thomas Sheridan

LIGHTSOMENESS, li'te-sum-nJs. s. Lu- minousness, not opacity, not oMcurity ; cheerfulness, merriment, levity. LIGNALOES, lig-nal'-olez. s. A Iocs wood. LIGNEOUS, lig'-ny-us. a. Made of wood; wooden, resembling wood„ LIGNUMVITÆ, ...

Google previewComprehensive Dictionary of the World (1992)

Lightsomeness, litd-sum-nes, s. Luminousness ; the quality of being light ; cheerfulness ; merriment ; levity. Light-spirited, lite-spir' -it-ed, a. Having a light or a cheerful spirit. Ligia, li'-je-a, s. (Lot.) A genus of Isopodoua Crustacea. Lign- aloes ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language ... Abstracted from the folio edition of the author ... Fourteenth edition, corrected, etc (1828)

LIGHTSOMENESS. s...[from lightsome.] Luminousness; not opacity; not obscurity; not darksomeness. Cheyne. Cheerfulness; nierriment; levity. - LIGNA/ LOES. s. [lignum aloes, Lat.] Aloes wood. Numbers. LI'GNEOUS. a. [ligneus, Lat.] ...

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Scrabble value of L1I1G2H4T1S1O1M3E1N1E1S1S1

The value of this 13-letter word is 19 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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