Definitions for levityˈlɛv ɪ ti

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word levity

Princeton's WordNet

  1. levity(noun)

    feeling an inappropriate lack of seriousness

  2. levity(noun)

    a manner lacking seriousness


  1. levity(Noun)

    lightness of manner or speech, frivolity

  2. levity(Noun)

    lack of steadiness

  3. levity(Noun)

    The state or quality of being light, buoyancy

  4. levity(Noun)

    A lighthearted or frivolous act

Webster Dictionary

  1. Levity(noun)

    the quality of weighing less than something else of equal bulk; relative lightness, especially as shown by rising through, or floating upon, a contiguous substance; buoyancy; -- opposed to gravity

  2. Levity(noun)

    lack of gravity and earnestness in deportment or character; trifling gayety; frivolity; sportiveness; vanity

  3. Levity(noun)

    lack of steadiness or constancy; disposition to change; fickleness; volatility


  1. Levity

    Levity is a soundtrack produced by Mark Oliver Everett for the 2003 film of the same name. Two of the tracks were used for the film Knocked Up.

Translations for levity

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • lehkovážnostCzech
  • frivolidadSpanish
  • kerglusEstonian
  • kevytmielisyys, keveys, päähänpisto, kepeysFinnish
  • frivolité, nonchalance, légèretéFrench
  • éadroimeIrish
  • թեթեւություն, թեթեւամտություն, թեթեւսոլիկությունArmenian
  • levezaPortuguese
  • ветреность, легкомыслие, лёгкость, несерьёзностьRussian

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