ADJ. bright, good, strong | low, poor, soft, subdued, subtle | adequate | artificial, natural | electric, fluorescent, gas, neon, strip | street | stage | domestic | emergency The generator supplies emergency lighting. | background | concealed | security
VERB + LIGHTING have The kitchen hasn't really got adequate lighting. | fit, instal, put in
LIGHTING + NOUN level | arrangement, scheme, system a typical lighting scheme for a house | effects | engineer
ADJ. forked, sheet Forked lightning flickered across the sky.
QUANT. bolt, flash A bolt of lightning struck the roof of the building.
LIGHTNING + VERB flash, flicker, fork, light sth (up) Lightning flashed outside. Lightning lit up the night sky. | hit sb/sth, strike sb/sth Lightning hit the tree. He was struck by lightning.
LIGHTNING + NOUN bolt, flash | strike Lightning strikes caused scores of fires across the state. | speed
PHRASES thunder and lightning