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Related to illuminate: illuminati
illuminate(Brighten), verb cast light upon, light, light up, lighten up, radiate, throw light upon, throw sunnight on
illuminate(Inform), verb acquaint, advise, apprise, cast light upon, clarify, clear up, convince, counsel, define, delineate, demonstrate, disabuse, edify, elaborate, embellish, enlighten, enucleate, explain, expound, familiarize with, give insight to, illustrate, impart, inspire, instill, instruct, lecture, make aware, make clear, make exxlicit, notify, stimulate, unfold
See also: clarify, comment, construe, delineate, demonstrate, depict, describe, detail, elucidate, embellish, enlighten, establish, exemplify, explain, explicate, exposit, illustrate, interpret, manifest, resolve, solve