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illumines

verb
present tense third-person singular of illumine

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1 to supply with light
  • small table lamps illumine the inn's dining room in a most romantic way

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2 to provide (someone) with moral or spiritual understanding
  • readers of great literature are both entertained and illumined

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“Illumines.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/illumines. Accessed 22 November 2019.

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