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Spell check of Lightened

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Correct spelling:
of Lighten
brightened (verb)
intensified, illumined, brightened, shone, burnished, illuminated.
amused (verb)
beguiled, refreshed, amused, diverted, distracted, entertained, relaxed, stimulated, charmed, delighted, pleased, enthralled.
diminished (adjective)
shortened, clipped, compressed, docked, downgraded, bobbed, pruned, cropped, concentrated, lessened, compacted, nipped, condensed, abbreviated, shaved, deducted, reduced, weeded, decremented, trimmed, dwindled, cut, lowered, curtailed, shrunken, depleted, eroded, dropped, pared, sheared, deflated, truncated, decreased, receded, leached, tapered, removed, abridged, drained, diminished, contracted, mowed.
cheered (verb)
inspired, enlivened, brightened, pleased, heartened, encouraged, cheered, consoled, gladdened.
diminished (verb)
shrunk, shaved, concentrated, condensed, bobbed, drained, cropped, shrank, contracted, diminished, eroded, downgraded, decremented, trimmed, culled, tapered, pruned, reduced, dwindled, truncated, pared, shortened, abridged, compacted, weeded, lessened, minimized, deflated, nipped, compressed, abbreviated, sheared, clipped, depleted, curtailed, decreased.
lightened (verb)
relieved, reduced, alleviated, unloaded, eased, lessened.
Examples of usage:
  1. At the beginning he used to pretend a little, saying that her aid lightened his labors, merely to encourage and please her. - "The Devil's Garden", W. B. Maxwell.
  2. If she had known that a whisky bottle passed back and forth a good many times in the course of the evening, the fears of the girl would not have been lightened. - "Brand Blotters", William MacLeod Raine.
  3. He was as serious as ever about his work, but she suspected he might possibly be more fun now that he seemed to have lightened up some. - "Syndrome", Thomas Hoover.
Common misspellings:
  1. lightend (79%)
  2. lightned (11%)
  3. alightened (5%)
  4. tighted (5%)

Misspellings percentages are collected from over 14,913,252 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jul 2012.

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