illumine

 /ɪˈluːmɪn/

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WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2016
il•lu•mine /ɪˈlumɪn/USA pronunciation   v. [+ object],-mined, -min•ing. 
  1. to illuminate.
il•lu•mi•na•ble, adj. 

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2016
il•lu•mine  (i lo̅o̅min), 
v.t., v.i., -mined, -min•ing. 
  1. to illuminate.
Etymology:
  • Latin illūmināre to light up, equivalent. to il- il-1 + lūmin- (stem of lūmen) light + -ā- thematic vowel + -re infinitive suffix
  • Middle English illuminen 1300–50
il•lumi•na•ble, adj. 


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

illumine /ɪˈluːmɪn/ vb
  1. a literary word for illuminate
Etymology: 14th Century: from Latin illūmināre to make light; see illuminate

ilˈluminable adj



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