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Lite is used to describe foods or drinks that contain few calories or low amounts of sugar, fat, or alcohol. ⇒ ...lite beer. ⇒ ...lite yogurt.
2. adjective [oft n ADJ]
If you describe something as lite, you dislike it because it is a weaker and less demanding version of something else. [disapproval] ⇒ ... an extended, self congratulatory session of easy-listening jazz-lite.