Definition of lightweight


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • lightweight is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 22 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • lightweight is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 23 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of lightweight

  • someone who is unimportant but cheeky and presumptuous (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. jackanapes
    2. whippersnapper

  • an amateur boxer who weighs no more than 132 pounds (noun)

  • a professional boxer who weighs between 131 and 135 pounds (noun)

  • a wrestler who weighs 139-154 pounds (noun)

  • having no importance or influence (adjective)

    Examples

    1. a lightweight intellect

  • weighing relatively little compared with another item or object of similar use (adjective)

    Examples

    1. a lightweight fabric
    2. lightweight wood