- v make lighter or brighter
- v begin to smoke
- v to come to rest, settle
Misfortune lighted upon him
- v cause to start burning; subject to fire or great heat
- v fall to somebody by assignment or lot
- v alight from (a horse)
- a set afire or burning
the lighted candles
a lighted cigarette
- s provided with artificial light
looked up at the lighted windows
a well-lighted stairwell
- THE FAMILY In the sleepy fishing port of Phanthiet, 100 miles east of Saigon, a Buddhist monk poured gasoline over his robes, lighted a match .
- Two flight attendants struggled with the tall, unkempt man after one of them noticed the sulfurous smell of a lighted match.
- 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.
News & Articles
- Heck's mine-cleanup, search-and-rescue bills clear committee
Two more Nevada public lands bills are one step closer to consideration by the full House of Representatives, after the Natural Resources Committee green-lighted Rep. Joe Heck’s bills to effect a cleanup of an abandoned mine in Henderson and streamline search-and-rescue efforts on public lands.
June 13, 2013 - Las Vegas Sun
- 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.
June 12, 2013 - The Morning Journal
- 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...
June 11, 2013 - Mania
- Brady Poppinga in International Herald Tribune
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."
- Joe Biden in CBS News
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...
- Albert Schweitzer in American Chronicle
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."