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Adjective: lighted  lI-tid
  1. Provided with artificial light
    "looked up at the lighted windows"; "a well-lighted stairwell";
    - illuminated, lit, well-lighted
  2. Set afire or burning
    "the lighted candles"; "a lighted cigarette";
    - lit
Verb: light (lit, also lighted)  lIt
  1. Introduce light into
    - illume, illumine, light up, illuminate
  2. Begin to smoke
    "After the meal, some of the diners lit up";
    - light up, fire up
  3. To come to rest, settle
    - alight, perch
  4. Cause to start burning; subject to fire or great heat
    "Light a cigarette";
    - ignite
  5. Be allotted to somebody by assignment or as part of their role
    - fall
  6. (riding) alight from (a horse)
    - unhorse, dismount, get off, get down, demount
  7. Start or maintain a fire in
    - fire, ignite

See also: ablaze, afire [literary], aflame, aflare [rare], alight, burning, enkindled, ignited, in flames, kindled, light, on fire

Type of: burn, combust, come down, descend, devolve, fall, go down, land, lighten, lighten up, pass, return, set down, sink

Antonym: snuff out

Encyclopedia: Light, Rapid, Comfortable