verb \i-ˈlü-mən\

Definition of ILLUMINE

transitive verb
il·lu·min·able \-mə-nə-bəl\ adjective

Examples of ILLUMINE

  1. <small table lamps illumine the inn's dining room in a most romantic way>
  2. <readers of great literature are both entertained and illumined>

First Known Use of ILLUMINE

14th century


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