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synonyms for illuminating

  • enlightening
  • illuminated
  • fluorescent
  • incandescent
  • luminescent
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How to use illuminating in a sentence

Nonetheless, Falk’s book offers an illuminating antidote to the “Dark Ages” myth.
‘THE LIGHT AGES’ ILLUMINATES THE SCIENCE OF THE SO-CALLED DARK AGESTOM SIEGFRIEDJANUARY 8, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Wishing you a hopeful and illuminating weekend, and a sweet holiday to all who celebrate.
NUTRITION FACES A RACIAL RECKONINGELLEN MCGIRTDECEMBER 11, 2020FORTUNE
This dark but illuminating return to his fictional roots is Perry at his representative best.
‘EDDIE’S BOY,’ BY THOMAS PERRY, CONTINUES THE SAGA OF A RETIRED HIT MAN WHO CAN’T ESCAPE HIS PASTBILL SHEEHANNOVEMBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
It’s an illuminating portrait not just of a writer but of a city, and it’s a kind of master class in how good critics think, work, and live.
10 DELICIOUS FOOD MOVIESALISSA WILKINSONSEPTEMBER 25, 2020VOX
They’re often illuminating, but they don’t have deeper meaning than stories that might have been published on the 99th or 74th anniversary of those events.
AMERICA IS ABOUT TO LOSE ITS 200,000TH LIFE TO CORONAVIRUS. HOW MANY MORE HAVE TO DIE?BY STEPHEN ENGELBERGSEPTEMBER 14, 2020PROPUBLICA
It was critical, curious, more than a little unfeeling—and relentlessly illuminating.
THE NEW MACHIAVELLIHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
The rising moon shone full and square into the ravine, illuminating every inch of the ascent.
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A new light flashed suddenly over the affair with a swift, illuminating brilliance—and I knew I was a fool, an utter fool!
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Success will often follow upon replying in an illuminating way to some chance 300question of the child.
THE SEXUAL LIFE OF THE CHILDALBERT MOLL
It is as beautiful in its simplicity and illuminating quality as any of the subsequent time.
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