lighted lighted  /ˈlaɪ təd/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) set afire or burning
  2. (adj) provided with artificial light

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Two flight attendants struggled with the tall, unkempt man after one of them noticed the sulfurous smell of a lighted match.
  2. The Florida camp had 24-hour sentries, a well-lighted security fence and no reports of child abuse, according to the Pasco County sheriff's office.
  3. Whereas pornography was once furtively glimpsed at dimly lighted newsstands or seedy adult theaters, today it is everywhere.

News

  1. Lorain Design Review Board 'Kharisma' to be installed at Style Center building

    LORAIN — The Lorain Design Review Board granted conditional approvals yesterday for a lighted sign on a downtown building and two Follow the Fish sculptures, as long as the applicants submit illustrations showing how the projects will look.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Morning Journal

  2. Man of Steel Sequel Green-lighted

    Yahoo Movies has broken the exclusive news that the Man of Steel has been green-lighted for a sequel.  “ Warner Bros Pictures is fast-tracking the Superman reboot sequel with its successful twosome already in place: Zack Snyder  reprising as director and David S. Goyer repeating as screenwriter...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Mania

  3. Fan with lighted flare rushes court in Rafael Nadal's French Open final

    Shirtless, masked man with a lighted flare is subdued by security.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Washington Post

Quotes

  1. "I don't have hard feelings against him and he doesn't hard feelings against me," Poppinga said Sunday. "Things weren't unraveling, it wasn'ta frenzy. If anything, it lighted a fire in us."
    on Dec 15, 2008 By: Brady Poppinga Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "It was one of the few times I was away from their beds for a couple of hours, and I came back, and they looked like they had lighted up like Christmas trees," explained Biden. "My one little boy was in traction, but other boy had a serious...
    on Sep 25, 2008 By: Joe Biden Source: CBS News

  3. Albert Schweitzer spoke often on the subject of gratitude: "At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us."
    on Oct 9, 2008 By: Albert Schweitzer Source: American Chronicle

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