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 enlighten enlighten

verb

  • make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear  ( clear, clear up, crystalise, crystalize, crystallise, crystallize, elucidate, enlighten, illuminate, shed light on, sort out, straighten out )
    make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear
     Could you clarify these remarks?
    Could you clarify these remarks?
     Clear up the question of who is at fault
    Clear up the question of who is at fault
  • give spiritual insight to; in religion  ( enlighten, irradiate )
    give spiritual insight to; in religion
  • make understand  ( edify, enlighten )
    make understand
     Can you enlighten me--I don't understand this proposal
    Can you enlighten me--I don't understand this proposal


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