enlighten: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (en-līt'n), [key]
— v.t.
  1. to give intellectual or spiritual light to; instruct; impart knowledge to: We hope the results of our research will enlighten our colleagues.
  2. to shed light upon.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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