from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To give light to; illuminate.
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- v. To illuminate.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To illuminate; to light up; to adorn.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To illuminate; light up; throw light upon, literally or figuratively.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. make lighter or brighter
Middle English illuminen, from Old French illuminer, from Latin illūmināre, to illuminate; see illuminate.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)