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Definition of Enlightens
1. enlighten [v] - See also: enlighten
Lexicographical Neighbors of Enlightens
Literary usage of Enlightens
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Monks of the West, from St. Benedict to St. Bernard by Charles Forbes Montalembert, Aurélien Courson (1872)
"... whose king was his relative; he enlightens and confirms their imperfect Christianity. — Ambushes* laid for his chastity. — His connection with the Picts ..."
2. The Missions and Missionaries of California by Zephyrin Engelhardt (1913)
"... enlightens Arguello.—Sad Condition of the Missions.—Fr. Sarria Warns the Governor. THE first important matter which engaged the attention of Fr. Sarria ..."
3. The Kaiser's Speeches: Forming a Character Portrait of Emperor William II by William (1903)
"... effective agitation for a big navy—The Kaiser enlightens the German Society of Naval Architects. NOBODY was so much amazed at the fact that the Kaiser, ..."