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irradiates

verb
present tense third-person singular of irradiate

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1 to supply with light
  • the light from a galaxy of flashing signs irradiates the heart and soul of Las Vegas

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2 to throw or give off
  • irradiating an aura of supreme confidence on the playing field

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“Irradiates.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/irradiates. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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