Lightness and Shadow


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Lightness noun – The state or quality of having little weight.
Shadow is an antonym for lightness.
Nearby Words: light, lighten, lightweight, lightly, lighter
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Shadow noun – Partial darkness due to the obstruction of light rays.
Usage example: the valley was in shadow

Lightness is an antonym for shadow.
Nearby Words: shade, shady, shadowy, shadowed, shadowing
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