Definition for lightness (2 of 2)
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At the same time, lightness and charm became uncool; darkness and so-called “authenticity” took over.
With her artful fusion of fact and fiction, Phillips pulls off a rare sense of lightness and grace at the end of the novel.Murder, She Wrote: Jayne Anne Phillips on Her New Novel|Jane Ciabattari|October 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
There was a sense of lightness that was just perfect for Spring.
My father didn't earn enough, and my mother took care of the money and the family, and she had no time for lightness.Woody Allen’s Amazing Life Lessons in Esquire Magazine|Marlow Stern|August 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
There was still a lightness to the clothes, though, and an ease to the construction and fit.
"Nous verrons," answered I, swinging it on my forefinger, in order to demonstrate its lightness.Frank Fairlegh|Frank E. Smedley
Here the low stud, the beamed ceiling, the depth and lightness of the room, are most attractive.Remodeled Farmhouses|Mary H. Northend
We may rightfully be reproached also with a somewhat Attic lightness, a lack of perseverance and of seriousness.The Non-religion of the Future: A Sociological Study|Jean-Marie Guyau
He felt a lightness of heart, an exultation of spirit, he had not known for years.The Threatening Eye|Edward Frederick Knight
He was conscious then of her slenderness and of the lightness of her steps.Cow-Country|B. M. Bower