English to Afrikaans Meaning :: levity

Levity :
onstandvastigheid
- onstandvastigheid
 

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Noun(1) feeling an inappropriate lack of seriousness(2) a manner lacking seriousness

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(1) By resisting the temptation to be weightily profound, the story succeeds in telling useful truths with a touch of levity .(2) That's why excessive laughter and misplaced levity can lead to immoral behavior.(3) His conflicted expression is suddenly interrupted by a flash of levity .(4) The levity was perfectly timed and dispelled the worries of the group.(5) There was, on occasion, a note of levity in police actions.(6) Each of those movies was scary, but with the right note of levity to keep them out of straight horror territory.(7) There is no excuse or reason for levity or humour on a day like yesterday.(8) Maybe it was too much levity given the subject matter.(9) Despite the undercurrent of levity , the activists were quite serious in their intent.(10) She may not even want levity or jokes or funny movies or perhaps even interaction with former friends.(11) as an attempt to introduce a note of levity, the words were a disastrous flop(12) When an awkward silence falls over the room, he tries to inject levity .(13) Although everyone seems to think yoga is serious business, there is room for levity .(14) Though labelled ÔÇÿlight comedyÔÇÖ, no trace of levity could be detected anywhere in the festival.(15) We tried to offer readers lively coverage and bring some levity to some of the serious issues.(16) One difference, however, is the note of realism and levity that tempers every show.
Synonyms
Noun
2. high spirits ::
hoë geeste
3. vivacity ::
sappig
7. humor ::
humor
8. gaiety ::
vrolikheid
9. fun ::
pret
11. hilarity ::
hilariteit
12. frivolity ::
ligsinnigheid
13. amusement ::
vermaak
14. mirth ::
vreugde
15. laughter ::
lag
16. merriment ::
vrolikheid
17. glee ::
arne
18. comedy ::
komedie
19. wit ::
wit
21. jollity ::
fees vier
Antonyms
1. gravity ::
swaartekrag
2. solemnity ::
plegtigheid
Different Forms
levity
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