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licht

Pronunciation: /lɪçt/

Adjektiv

  • 3 (besonders Technik)die lichte Höhe/Weite
    the [overall] internal height/width
    die lichte Höhe/Weite einer Brücke
    the headroom/span of a bridge

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Licht
Stressed vowel length and/or separability: Lịcht

Neutrum Lịcht[e]s, Lịchter/Lịchte

  • 1 das Lịcht des Tages
    the light of day
    etwas gegen das Lịcht halten
    hold something up to the light
    etwas bei Lịcht sehen
    see something in daylight
    bei Lịcht besehen
    [figurativ]
    seen in the light of day
    jemandem das [ganze] Lịcht [weg]nehmen
    take [all] somebody's light
    jemandem im Lịcht stehen
    stand in somebody's light
    das Lịcht der Welt erblicken
    [gehoben]
    see the light of day
    ein zweifelhaftes/ungünstiges Lịcht auf jemanden werfen
    [figurativ]
    throw a dubious/unfavourable light on somebody
    Lịcht in etwas (Akk.) bringen
    [figurativ]
    shed some light on something
    jemanden hinters Lịcht führen [figurativ]
    fool somebody
    pull the wool over somebody's eyes
    jemanden/etwas/sich ins rechte Lịcht rücken od. setzen od. stellen
    [figurativ]
    show somebody/something in the correct light/appear in the correct light
    in einem guten od. günstigen/schlechten Lịcht erscheinen
    [figurativ]
    appear in a good or a favourable/a bad or an unfavourable light
    etwas in einem besseren Lịcht erscheinen lassen
    [figurativ]
    put a better complexion on something
    etwas in einem milderen Lịcht sehen
    [figurativ]
    take a more lenient view of something
    in ein falsches Lịcht geraten
    [figurativ]
    give the wrong impression
    das Lịcht scheuen
    [figurativ]
    shun the light
    ans Lịcht kommen [figurativ]
    be revealed

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