• Enlighten Definition & Synonyms
- (v. t.) To supply with light; to illuminate; as, the sun enlightens the earth.
- (v. t.) 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.
• Enlightenment Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) Act of enlightening, or the state of being enlightened or instructed.
- (n.) = AufklArung.