a coloured flare fired from a special pistol (Very pistol) for signalling at night, esp at sea
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How to use Very light in a sentence
We have intentionally kept Pomplamoose Very light and fun.Viral Video Pioneers: How Pomplamoose is Turning YouTube Stardom Into a Sustainable Profession | Oliver Jones | October 27, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
He keeps it Very light on set and fun, taking everything all in with stride.Simon Pegg on His First ‘Star Trek’ Memories, Playing Scotty, and More | Simon Pegg | May 13, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
“When I began photographing people, my backgrounds were Very light colored,” he said.
The trouble was that, having thrown so much baggage overboard, Cameron was beginning to look Very light indeed on substance.
Koch remarks that sorwful has only two syllables (l. 85); but the line only admits of one, or of one and a Very light syllable.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems | Geoffrey Chaucer
In preparing a costume for a ball, choose something Very light.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness | Florence Hartley
Your gloves must be of kid, white, or some Very light tint to suit your dress.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness | Florence Hartley
They met his own steadily, though he was not sure whether they were gray or blue, or a Very light brown.The Gold Trail | Harold Bindloss
A Very light attack of any of these diseases in one child may infect another fatally.Essays In Pastoral Medicine | Austin Malley