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I do wish to emphasize that in light of the Alibaba deal, Youku Tudou management will remain independent, and we will continue to be open to opportunities for cooperation with other strategic partners going forward.
Victor Koo

Meaning of "in light of" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF IN LIGHT OF

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE IN LIGHT OF

in honour of
in hot water
in inverted commas
in irons
in isolation
in it
in kind
in large
in leaf
in league
in line for
in line with
in liquor
in loc. cit.
in lockstep with
in loco citato
in loco parentis
in love
in medias res
in mem.

WORDS THAT END LIKE IN LIGHT OF

a bit of
at the cost of
at the request of
fresh out of
get the best of
grow out of
in point of
in the event of
in the midst of
keep out of
make light of
make the best of
make the most of
on account of
on the part of
on the point of
out of
sort of
take account of
the best part of

Synonyms and antonyms of in light of in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «in light of» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF IN LIGHT OF

Find out the translation of in light of to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of in light of from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «in light of» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

在光
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

a la luz de
570 millions of speakers

English

in light of
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

के आलोक में
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

في ضوء
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

В свете
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

à luz dos
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আলো
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

à la lumière de
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

dalam cahaya
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

angesichts
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

考慮して
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

비추어
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ing cahya saka
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

trong ánh sáng của
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வெளிச்சத்தில்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

प्रकाशामध्ये
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Işığında
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

alla luce
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

W świetle
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

У світлі
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

în lumina
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

υπό το φως των
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

in die lig van
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

i ljuset av
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

i lys av
5 millions of speakers

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «IN LIGHT OF»

The term «in light of» is very widely used and occupies the 475 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «IN LIGHT OF» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about in light of

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10 QUOTES WITH «IN LIGHT OF»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word in light of.
1
Dietrich Bonhoeffer
We must learn to regard people less in light of what they do or omit to do, and more in the light of what they suffer.
2
Susan Collins
In light of the attacks on mass transit systems in other countries, shouldn't we be beefing up?... Clearly more could be done.
3
Wilhelm Dilthey
The lived experiences which could not find adequate scientific expression in the substance doctrine of rational psychology were now validated in light of new and better methods.
4
John Doolittle
In light of these facts Republicans have put forth a variety of proposals to make Social Security remain solvent for future generations. But up to this point, Democrats have chosen to oppose our good faith efforts and insist that indeed there is no problem.
5
Josh Gad
I was a product of a divorced family and I used humor as a weapon to combat sadness. I used comedy to make my mother laugh in light of the darkness that she faced, and to me it became a very powerful tool at a very young age, at six. I saw how therapeutic it could be.
6
Katharine Graham
My mother seemed to undermine so much of what I did, subtly belittling my choices and my activities in light of her greater, more important ones.
7
Steven Hatfill
The next day I was put on paid leave from my new job at Louisiana State University. This is very painful to me, though once again I understand the circumstances in which my employers find themselves in light of these actions taken against me.
8
Mark Helprin
If one accepts Hezbollah's self-description as a resistance movement, in which case one must, in light of the fact that Hezbollah never ceases to provoke, view Israel's mere existence as a continuing act of aggression, then Hezbollah has indeed shown that it can initiate conflict, resist, and survive.
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Louis Kahn
How precious a book is in light of the offering, in the light of the one who has the privilege of this offering. The library tells you of this offering.
10
Victor Koo
I do wish to emphasize that in light of the Alibaba deal, Youku Tudou management will remain independent, and we will continue to be open to opportunities for cooperation with other strategic partners going forward.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «IN LIGHT OF»

Discover the use of in light of in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to in light of and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Ethics in Light of Childhood
Ethics in Light of Childhood fundamentally reimagines ethical thought and practice in light of the experiences of the third of humanity who are children.
John Wall, 2010
2
Embracing Obscurity: Becoming Nothing in Light of God's ...
Argues for a life based on humility, service, and sacrifice instead of the accepted worldview of a life valuing fame and recognition.
Anonymous, 2012
3
In the Light of What We Know
This is a debut to celebrate.' Norman Rush, author of Mating and Subtle Bodies 'In the Light of What We Know is nothing short of a modern classic and Zia Haider Rahman is the kind of raconteur we all have been waiting for.
Zia Haider Rahman, 2014
4
In Light of India
Paz looks at the people and landscapes of India, based on his years with the Mexican embassy, offering a collection of essays on Indian history, culture, art, politics, language, and philosophy
Octavio Paz, 1998
5
Animal Models in Light of Evolution
The central concern of this book is with the "prediction problem" in biomedical research.
Niall Shanks, C. Ray Greek, 2009
6
Rethinking Masculinity: Philosophical Explorations in Light ...
How can men form intimate friendships? In the new edition of this popular anthology, seventeen philosophers explore these and other questions that relate to what it means to be a man, including questions about pornography and homosexuality.
Larry May, Robert A. Strikwerda, Patrick D. Hopkins, 1996
7
In Light of Shadows: More Gothic Tales by Izumi Kyōka ; ...
It includes the famous novella Uta andon (A story by lantern light), the bizarre, anti-psychological story "Mayu kakushi no rei' (A quiet obsession), and Kyō ka's hauntingly erotic final work, "Rukō shyinsō " (The heart-vine), as well as ...
Kyōka Izumi, 2005
8
Literature in the Light of the Emblem: Structural Parallels ...
The literature of the 16th and 17th centuries was informed by the symbolic thought embodied in the mixed art form of emblems.
Peter Maurice Daly, 1998
9
The Future of the SDR in Light of Changes in the ...
This book edited by Michael Mussa, James M. Boughton, and Peter Isard, records the proceedings of a seminar held at the IMF in March 1996 on the future of the special drawing right (SDR), given changes in the international monetary system ...
James M. Boughton, Peter Isard, Michael Mussa, 1996
10
Answering Islam: The Crescent in Light of the Cross
This revised edition contains more resources and updated information throughout. "This book is a must for everyone concerned about defending the Christian faith.
Norman L. Geisler, Abdul Saleeb, 2002

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «IN LIGHT OF»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term in light of is used in the context of the following news items.
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The Important Question to Ask About Classifying Workers in Light of
In just the past few weeks we've seen a few big-name companies come under the microscope on how they outsource services. In the most ... «Entrepreneur, Jul 15»
2
Future for Iranian Christians unclear in light of nuclear deal - Mission …
Future for Iranian Christians unclear in light of nuclear deal. Published by Reagan Hoezee on July 17, 2015. (Photo courtesy Voice of the Martyrs Australia). «Mission Network News, Jul 15»
3
League of Legends Developer Disables Ranked Play In Light of
The developer of the number one game in the world, Riot Games, has announced that it will be disabling all ranked play in the hit MOBA ... «GamingBolt, Jul 15»
4
Govt dim in light of CFL concernsEECA response on mercury and …
IN the interest of reducing greenhouse gas emissions, many countries including New Zealand are phasing out the traditional incandescent light ... «Gisborne Herald, Jul 15»
5
Israel Reevaluating Security in Light of Iran Nuclear Deal / Sputnik …
Israel, a consistently vocal critic of nuclear negotiation with Tehran, called the deal a historical mistake, claiming that Iran will build a nuclear ... «Sputnik International, Jul 15»
6
YouTube: Quechua National Hymn released in light of Fiestas Patrias
To celebrate the upcoming Fiestas Patrias, Soprano singer Sylvia Falcón sang an impressive interpretation of the Peruvian national anthem, ... «Peru this Week, Jul 15»
7
Tourists Switching From Tunisia To Spain In Light Of Terror Attacks
Spain looks set to be the biggest beneficiary from a mass move to switch holidays in Tunisia to safer destinations in the sun. Tourism in Tunisia ... «Propertyshowrooms.com News, Jul 15»
8
Red-light camera probe sought in Florida after bribery revelations
State legislators have asked the Florida Department of Law Enforcement to investigate a red light camera vendor's contracts in light of bribery ... «MyPalmBeachPost, Jul 15»
9
No FA charges for ex-Cardiff duo Malky Mackay and Iain Moody …
"Having assessed the evidence, and in light of the finding that the communications were sent with a legitimate expectation of privacy, The FA ... «ESPN FC, Jul 15»
10
Idle ruminations on Coach Mack in light of Austin Nichols
Idle ruminations on Coach Mack in light of Austin Nichols. By Joel D @BannersParkway on Jul 15, 2015, 1:44p +. Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports. «Banners On The Parkway, Jul 15»

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