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lighten

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  • verbilluminate
  • verbreduce weight, load
  • verbcheer up; inspire
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Synonyms for lighten

verb illuminate
  • brighten
  • light up
  • flash
  • gleam
  • illume
  • irradiate
  • light
  • shine
  • become light
  • make bright

Antonyms for lighten

  • dull
  • blacken
  • bring down
  • burden
  • darken
  • depress
  • dim
  • upset
  • weigh down
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