Definition of licht in English:


adjective, noun, & verb

  • Scottish form of light, light
    • ‘I had to come awa’ after he began, and I could see from the house the kirk lichted up, and oh, I wearied sair for them to come hame!’
    • ‘Aye, an the one says to the other, ‘Will thee pit oot thee fire til I get mine lichted.’’
    • ‘Like Northern English, Scots prefers the order He turned oot the licht to He turned the light out and Gie me it to Give it me.’