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Lit

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Noun

1. lit, literature

the humanistic study of a body of literature

Example Sentences:
'he took a course in Russian lit'

Adjective

2. illuminated, lighted, lit, well-lighted

provided with artificial light

Example Sentences:
'illuminated advertising'
'looked up at the lighted windows'
'a brightly lit room'
'a well-lighted stairwell'

3. lighted, lit

set afire or burning

Example Sentences:
'the lighted candles'
'a lighted cigarette'
'a lit firecracker'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Lit

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verb
1.  a past tense and past participle of light1
2.  an alternative past tense and past participle of light2
abbreviation for
1. 
literal(ly)
2. 
literary
3. 
literature

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Lit

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verb transitive, verb intransitive
alt. pt. & pp. of
light1
verb intransitive
alt. pt. & pp. of
light2
noun
[also L-]
literature
1. 
liter(s)
2. 
literally
3. 
literary
4. 
literature

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


Lit

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v.
A past tense and a past participle of light1. See Usage Note at light1.
adj.
Informal. Drunk or drugged. Often used with up.
v.
A past tense and a past participle of light1.
n.
Informal
Literature, especially as an academic subject: enjoyed my course in French lit.
abbr.
1. liter
2.
a. literal
b. literally
3. literary
4. literature

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