Lighten Up

Lighten Up


= be less serious, relax



“Lighten up” can also mean to make a color lighter. Ex: This color of paint is too dark, we should “lighten it up.”


Ex: She was angry when he said a joke about her, but she should “lighten up” and laugh at the jokes.

Ex: You are being very mean to her.  You need to “lighten up.”


static1-squarespace book9 omhg-lighten-up-banner-1

BACK to Phrasal Verbs

Leave a Reply