illumine


illumine

verb

Definition of ILLUMINE

1
to supply with light <small table lamps illumine the inn's dining room in a most romantic way>
Near Antonyms dim, dull, obscure; cover, shroud, veil; douse (also dowse), extinguish, put out, quench, snuff (out)
2
to provide (someone) with moral or spiritual understanding <readers of great literature are both entertained and illumined>

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