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illuminate

see definition of illuminate
  • verbmake light
  • verbmake clear; educate
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Synonyms for illuminate

verb make light
  • brighten
  • flash
  • highlight
  • light up
  • spotlight
  • fire
  • floodlight
  • ignite
  • illume
  • illumine
  • irradiate
  • kindle
  • light
  • lighten
  • spot
  • hit with a light
  • limelight

Antonyms for illuminate

  • darken
  • dull
  • extinguish
  • put out
  • cloud
  • complicate
  • involve
  • obscure
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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blaze

verb. burn brightly

brighten

verb. make shine or glow

brightening

verb. make shine or glow

clarified

verb. explain, make clear

clarifies

verb. explain, make clear

clarify

verb. explain, make clear
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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