How To Spell lit?

Correct spelling: lit

What does the abbreviation lit mean?

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This graph shows how "lit" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for lit?

  1. Then the sky lit up! – The Leech by Phillips Barbee
  2. Opposite her, on the other side of the way, was a small shop lit from within. – Rachel Gray by Julia Kavanagh
  3. I stood and stared; the sky was lit The sky was stars all over it, I stood, I knew not why, Without a wish, without a will, I stood upon that silent hill And stared into the sky until My eyes were blind with stars and still I stared into the sky. – Georgian Poetry 1913-15 by Edited by E. M. (Sir Edward Howard Marsh)
  4. Then he leaned back and lit a cigarette. – The Shadow of the East by E. M. Hull
  5. " But why," Mrs. Madison inquired of this authority, " why do you suppose he lit the lamp?" – The Flirt by Booth Tarkington
  6. I lit a cigarette, and offered one to her, but she said she did not smoke. – The Spy in Black by J. Storer Clouston
  7. Then she calmly lit on top of it! – A-Birding on a Bronco by Florence A. Merriam
  8. The rest of the house was not yet lit as the evening had come earlier than usual. – Carnacki, The Ghost Finder by William Hope Hodgson
  9. He out with his business soon as he lit in a chair. – Keeping up with Lizzie by Irving Bacheller
  10. I lit a cigarette and settled down to read. – The Master Mummer by E. Phillips Oppenheim

What are the translations for lit?

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aan, verlicht, ontstoken, aangestoken.

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German words for Lit

beleuchtet, erleuchtet, angezündet, erhellt, angemacht, belichtet, angebrannt.

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Portuguese words for Lit

inflamado, aceso, acendido, alumiado.

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encendido, iluminado, accionado, prendida, prendido, luminosa.

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Vietnamese word for Lit

ánh sáng.