illuminate

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /ɪlˈlumɪneɪt/ or /ɪlˈluməneɪt/
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Verb[change]

Plain form
illuminate

Third-person singular
illuminates

Past tense
illuminated

Past participle
illuminated

Present participle
illuminating

  1. (transitive) If something is illuminated, it shines light on something.
  2. (transitive) If someone illuminates something, they decorate something with lights

Synonyms[change]

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Pronunciation 2[change]

  • IPA: /ɪlˈlumɪnət/

Noun[change]

Singular
illuminate

Plural
illuminates

  1. An illuminate is someone who has high enlightenment.