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adjective as in lighted

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It is illuminating to see Glenn in the America of 1968, a very different place from the one that made him famous, campaigning for Bobby Kennedy on a civil rights platform.

Historically minded visitors to Rome as well as Roman-history enthusiasts will appreciate the erudition and context with which he illuminates one of the great stories — and personalities — of the ancient world.

Miard and Lacomme switched on their red-light head lamps to illuminate the treetops.

On select weekdays, a different fashion or entertainment personality will push the button that illuminates the facade, the retail version of ringing the bell on the New York Stock Exchange.

“A Burning,” by Megha MajumdarA riveting debut that illuminates three intertwined lives in contemporary India, including a woman whose offhand social media post prompts the government to pin a terrorist attack on her.

When my oldest child was a toddler, I treated illuminated screens like plutonium.

They shared their struggles and triumphs, and illuminated the frontlines of the fight for equality.

The library in Williamsburg itself is illuminated with antique filament bulbs and everything inside is of the past or a nod to it.

A moment ago the drawing-room had seemed empty; Mrs. Luke, in her sole person, filled and illuminated it.

And, as the documentary illuminated, she worked, worked, worked—even if it meant going to the back-of-beyond venues.

In the evening, St. Peter's and its accessories were illuminated—by far the most brilliant spectacle I ever saw.

Liszt was seated at another grand facing me, and the room was dimly illuminated by one or two lamps.

In the evening the little theatre is illuminated regardless of expense, a fabulous sum being expended on extra lamps.

The light of education and culture has shone full on every face and illuminated it into all that it might be.

He knew his cousin, and he had the sensation that an illuminated scroll of fate dangled before his eyes.

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On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to illuminated, such as: bright, and lit up.

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