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[likht] /lɪxt/
noun, adjective, verb (used with or without object), adverb, Scot.
light1 .
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lichtly, adverb Unabridged
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  • I' the hoose ye're a licht an' a law, Jeanie, A servant like him that's abune: Oh!

    Ranald Bannerman's Boyhood George MacDonald
  • 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
a Scot word for light1 , light2
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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