Synonyms for enlighten
- cause to understand
- give faith
- give the lowdown
- give the word
- let in on
- open up
- put on to
Antonyms for enlighten
- be vague
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ENLIGHTEN
Wheatstone by his knowledge of Ohm's law and the electro-magnet was probably able to enlighten him.
On this point he found an opportunity to enlighten me before taking his seat.
You seem learned in the law, young farmer; enlighten us, pray.
I have no doubt, gentlemen, that you will think harshly of me because I did not enlighten the Vicomte.
I must enlighten the Keeper of the Seals and the judges at Toulouse concerning my identity.
It will enlighten you touching his motives for a secret wedding.
"If you will enlighten me," said he, with the faintest touch of irony.
But it is not permitted that I enlighten you on the points you have in mind.
And with all their experience of the past to enlighten them into the bargain.
Enlighten the popular mind, and the Freeman's hours are numbered.