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be/stand in somebody’s light

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbe/stand in somebody’s lightbe/stand in somebody’s lightDARKto prevent someone from getting all the light they need to see or do something Could you move to the left a little – you’re standing in my light. light
Examples from the Corpus
be/stand in somebody’s lightEdouard examined the jewellery carefully, standing in the north light of the atelier's large window.He stood in the light from the nearest pillar.I stand in a light mist of rain.Could you move to the left a little? You're standing in my light.Now that they stood in the light, Jehan could see that both of them were blackened by grime and oil.
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