lite

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj lite having relatively few calories "diet cola","light (or lite) beer","lite (or light) mayonnaise","a low-cal diet"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a., adv., & n Lite līt Little.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • lite Little.
    • lite Of low rank.
    • n lite A little; a small amount; a short, time.
    • lite In a small quantity or degree.
    • n lite In the Gr. Ch., a religious procession accompanied with prayer; prayer for a special object made during such a procession.
    • n lite An element (a quasi-suffix) in names of minerals, signifying ‘stone’: same as -lith.
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Usage

In literature:

Aleck, too, had turned his head and stared at Lite in a way which Lite preferred to think he had not understood.
"Jean of the Lazy A" by B. M. Bower
Then says he, as p'lite as a basket o' chips, 'Mr.
"Rose O' the River" by Kate Douglas Wiggin
He introduced the Happy Family and Applehead to her and to her husband, Lite Avery, and her father.
"The Heritage of the Sioux" by B.M. Bower
It ain't p'lite for ladies to walk and men ride.
"The Flying U's Last Stand" by B. M. Bower
It is in this state called Liting or Makonde.
"A Popular Account of Dr. Livingstone's Expedition to the Zambesi and Its Tributaries And of the Discovery of the Lakes Shirwa and Nyassa (1858-1864)" by David Livingstone
Now, will yuh let up that yelling and act white, or must I pound some p'liteness into yuh?
"The Happy Family" by Bertha Muzzy Bower
Got so I had to lite one whenever I got thinkin.
"Dere Mable" by Edward Streeter
The temples, lite the customs, are Christianized.
"An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800" by Mary Frances Cusack
I have told you the meaning of the liting.
"The Stowmarket Mystery" by Louis Tracy
Ye got to be peaceful an' p'lite.
"In the Days of Poor Richard" by Irving Bacheller
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In poetry:

I'm without guile, an Isra'lite,
Yet like a guileful hypocrite;
Maintaining truth in th' inward part,
With falsehood stirring in my heart.
"The Believer's Riddle; or, the Mystery of Faith" by Ralph Erskine

In news:

Indiana 105 & Miller Lite Present: Luke Bryan.
RJ Anderson #37 Pro Lite at TORC 's Round 1.
Hey, Ho, the Wind and the Rain, Twelfth Night Is Shakespeare Lite.
Three more distributors have been added to Vari -Lite's worldwide dealer network.
The addition of dealers in the Dominican Republic, France, and Puerto Rico brings the number of international Vari *Lite® rental and sales dealers to 62.
The Da-Lite WB-VC Videoconferencing Wall Box and WM-VC Videoconferencing Wall Mount Shelf are the latest additions to the company's Advance Mount product line.
One of the most popular artists you hear on Lite 98.7, Michael Buble, has married his long time girlfriend Luisana Lopilato in a civil wedding ceremony in Buenos Aires.
There's also a Think Progress lite, in the form of its Tumblr.
White-hot equipment Desert Dry Xtra-Lite.
I-Rock Miller Lite Great Taste More Grilling 6-10-2010: Windjammer Lounge.
Winking Lizard dumping Miller Lite, Bud Light.
The Winking Lizard Tavern chain is saying goodbye to Miller Lite and Bud Light on draft.
Covenant-lite loans reach new level of acceptance in hot 2012 market.
Lite 98.7 is connected to Central New York.
Has entered into a partnership with LDDE Vertriebs GmbH, granting the Vienna-based dealer rights to the sale of Vari*Lite® products in Austria.
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In science:

Suppose K is a prime satel lite knot and K (cid:48) is a fibered knot which is a pattern knot for K .
Generalized crossing changes in satellite knots
The exterior of a (1, 1) presented satel lite knot in the 3-sphere decomposes as the union along a torus of a simple link exterior XA and a torus knot exterior XB .
On two-generator satellite knots
Corollary. A (1, 1) presented satel lite knot in the 3-sphere is one bridge with respect to a torus, in particular, is tunnel one.
On two-generator satellite knots
Preliminary results from observations performed in 1997 including the X-ray spectrum from the BeppoSAX satel lite are shown as fil led smal l circles.
Multifrequency and IUE Campaigns on Blazars
This short contribution is a lite MESON2000 conference summary.
MESON2000 Conference Summary
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