I wish he'd lighten up a bit and realize that we were only joking.
Lighten-up Sentence Examples
Fleece and flannel are great for winter robes, but when it comes to summer, it's time to lighten up.
To keep their manes manageable, many people with curly hair opt for light layers to lighten up their style while maintaining length.
If you have dark hair, you can lighten up to a caramel hair color.
If you're tired of managing your style or feel the weight of your hair is bringing you down, lighten up your outlook and try a fresh new cut that will support the weight of your hair while showing off your best assets.
Bear in mind once you go darker than desired, you can never lighten up without a professional and costly salon visit.