Thesaurus / lighten up

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There was music, too, to lighten up the hearts of the soldiers, and ringing cheers for good luck to the enterprise.

Marching on NiagaraEdward Stratemeyer

Say, Boss, do you want this to lighten up your old freight-train with?

But soon after noon it stopped snowing and began to lighten up.

Track's EndHayden Carruth

She was glad to see him lighten up, and she exerted herself to that end.

As meat and drink and warmth began to permeate the stranger he seemed to expand and lighten up.

The old gentleman did not lighten up any over the story, as Tom seemed to think he would.

The sky began to lighten up, and from the front door I could soon catch glimpses of the railroad windmill.

Track's EndHayden Carruth

Lighten up at the last moment and recognise for the last time.

UlyssesJames Joyce

In the camps they served to while away many a weary hour and to lighten up the seriousness of many a knotty problem.

“I must,” said Pen, with what was passing around seeming to lighten up.

!TentionGeorge Manville Fenn
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