Definition of LIGHTEN

verb : LIGHTEN

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) reduce the weight on; make lighter; "she lightened the load on the tired donkey" ;

  • 6. (

    ) alleviate or remove (pressure or stress) or make less oppressive; "relieve the pressure and the stress"; "lighten the burden of caring for her elderly parents" ;


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