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lighthearted

light·heart·ed

lighthearted

 
pronunciation:
laIt har tihd
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part of speech: adjective
definition: cheerful or gay; carefree.
synonyms:
blithe, carefree, happy-go-lucky, insouciant, lightsome, sans souci
antonyms:
anxious, despondent, grim, heavy-hearted, miserable, serious, solemn
similar words:
airy, breezy, cheerful, chipper, devil-may-care, gay, gladsome, happy, jaunty, light, optimistic, sunny, upbeat
derivations: lightheartedly (adv.), lightheartedness (n.)
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