Word:

Enlighten

En`light´en
v. t.1.To supply with light; to illuminate; as, the sun enlightens the earth.
2.To make clear to the intellect or conscience; to shed the light of truth and knowledge upon; to furnish with increase of knowledge; to instruct; as, to enlighten the mind or understanding.
Verb1.enlighten - make understand; "Can you enlighten me--I don't understand this proposal"
Synonyms: edify
2.enlighten - give spiritual insight to; in religion
Synonyms: irradiate
3.enlighten - make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear; "Could you clarify these remarks?"; "Clear up the question of who is at fault"
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