lit definition

  • verb:
    • A past tight and a past participle of light1. See Usage Note at light1.
    • A past tight and a past participle of light2.
    • Simple past tight and past participle of light.
    • To run, or light
    • To colour; dye.
  • adjective:
    • Informal. Drunk or drugged. Frequently used in combination with up.
    • Minimal.
    • illuminated
    • intoxicated or under the influence of medicines; stoned
    • Sexually stimulated (usually women), especially visibly intimately aroused (e.g., labial swelling is present)
    • ready afire or burning
    • provided with synthetic light
  • noun:
    • Informal Literature: liked my course in French lit.
    • Minimal.
    • color; blee; dye; stain.
    • Abbreviated type of literature.
    • Minimal.
    • Color; dye; stain.
    • An abbreviation of liter.
    • the humanistic study of a body of literature
  • others:
    • a type of the imp. & p. p. of light.
    • To color; dye.
    • Preterit and past participle of light.
    • Preterit and past participle of light.
    • An abbreviation of literal and literally; in addition of literary works.

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