German translation of 'light up'
- (= be lit) [eyes]
- the men took out their pipes and lit up
die Männer holten ihre Pfeifen hervor und zündeten sie an
⇒ a smile lit up his face
ein Lächeln erhellte sein Gesicht
⇒ Piccadilly Circus was all lit up
der Piccadilly Circus war hell erleuchtet
⇒ flames lit up the night sky
Flammen erleuchteten den Nachthimmel
- cigarette etc
Example Sentences Including 'light up'
A woman in a white cape and dress offered a cigarette from which her escort could light up his own.The Image of Laura
Her boss had finally gone out to run some errands and she had flown into the staffroom as quickly as she could to light up a cigarette.PS, I LOVE YOU (2004)
His fingers twitched, wanting a smoke, but he didn't light up.A DARKENING STAIN (2002)
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Translation of light up from the Collins English to German Dictionary