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 for light-hearted
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Light-hearted \Light"-heart`ed\ (l[imac]t"h[aum]rt`[e^]d), a.
     Free from grief or anxiety; gay; cheerful; merry. --
     Light"-heart`ed*ly, adv. -- Light"-heart`ed*ness, n.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  light-hearted
      adj 1: carefree and happy and lighthearted; "was loved for her
             blithe spirit"; "a merry blithesome nature"; "her
             lighthearted nature"; "trilling songs with a lightsome
             heart" [syn: blithe, blithesome, lighthearted,
             lightsome, light-hearted]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  36 Moby Thesaurus words for "lighthearted":
     airy, blithe, blithesome, breezy, buoyant, carefree, corky,
     debonair, effervescent, expansive, festive, free, free and easy,
     gay, glad, gleeful, happy, high-spirited, insouciant, jaunty,
     jocund, jolly, jovial, joyful, joyous, light, lightsome, lively,
     minded, mirthful, perky, resilient, spirited, sprightly, vivacious,
     volatile
  
  

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