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noun, adjective, verb (used with or without object), adverb Scot.
  1. light1.
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Related formslicht·ly, adverb
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Contemporary Examples

Historical Examples

  • I' the hoose ye're a licht an' a law, Jeanie, A servant like him that's abune: Oh!

  • There was no licht in't but what cam' noo an' than frae a low i' the fire.

    David Elginbrod

    George MacDonald

  • The valley is dark eneuch, but there's licht on the tither side.


    Janet Milne Rae

  • Haudna the glaidness back that's sae fain to come to the licht i' yer grudgin hert, Maggie!

    Salted With Fire

    George MacDonald

  • I micht anger her, and she micht withdraw frae me her countenance and protection: I micht as weel lose the licht o' the sun.

British Dictionary definitions for licht


noun, adjective, verb
  1. a Scot word for light 1, light 2
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