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lightened

adjective

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lightened

verb (1)
past tense of lighten

Synonyms & Antonyms of lightened (Entry 2 of 3)

to become glad or hopeful
  • the patient lightened when he heard the disease responds well to treatment

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lightened

verb (2)
past tense of lighten

Synonyms & Antonyms of lightened (Entry 3 of 3)

to supply with light
  • the room was gradually lightened by the rising sun

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“Lightened.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lightened. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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