Definition of 'illuminate'
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There was just enough dawn light to illuminate the retreating skin of water that shadowed each dead wave. A MEANS TO EVIL (2004)He struck a match, and held it at arm's length flickering and guttering, trying to illuminate the space he was in. THE LEGEND OF CAPTAIN SPACE (2004)Then he picked up the Grail, holding the torch to illuminate it, looking at it properly now. THE GREENSTONE GRAIL: THE SANGREAL TRILOGY ONE (2004)
He could see the faint glow of white as the moon gathered its energy to rise and illuminate the night. FLASH POINT (2004)
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Translations for 'illuminate'
British English: illuminate VERB
To illuminate something means to shine light on it and to make it brighter and more visible.
No streetlights illuminated the street.
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