from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In racing, the lightest weight allowed by the rules to be carried by a horse in a handicap.
- n. In sporting, a boxer, etc., whose weight falls within the lowest of the divisions prescribed by the rules —heavy-weight, middle-weight, light-weight, and feather-weight; hence, a very light weight, or a person of very light weight.
- n. A frivolous or flippant person; one of slight ability, influence, or importance.
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