one's face lights up

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Definition of one's face lights up

used to say that someone looks pleased and happy Her face lit up when she saw him.

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“One's face lights up.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/one%27s%20face%20lights%20up. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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