Associations to the word «Lighter»

Pictures for the word «Lighter»


LIGHTER, adjective. Comparative form of light: more light
LIGHTER, noun. One who, or that which, lights.
LIGHTER, noun. A small, reusable handheld device for creating fire, especially for lighting cigarettes.
LIGHTER, noun. A flat-bottomed boat for carrying heavy loads across short distances (especially for canals or for loading or unloading larger boats).
LIGHTER, verb. To transfer cargo or fuel from a ship, lightening it to make its draft less or to make it easier to refloat.
LIGHTER, adjective. Comparative form of light: more light
LIGHTER FLUID, noun. Fuel in fluid form used in a cigarette lighter
LIGHTER SCREW, noun. (engineering) A screw for adjusting the distance between the stones in a grinding mill by raising or lowering the bridgetree.
LIGHTER SCREWS, noun. Plural of lighter screw

Dictionary definition

LIGHTER, noun. A substance used to ignite or kindle a fire.
LIGHTER, noun. A device for lighting or igniting fuel or charges or fires; "do you have a light?".
LIGHTER, noun. A flatbottom boat for carrying heavy loads (especially on canals).
LIGHTER, verb. Transport in a flatbottom boat.

Wise words

Occasionally in life there are those moments of unutterable fulfillment which cannot be completely explained by those symbols called words. Their meanings can only be articulated by the inaudible language of the heart.
Martin Luther King Jr.