Từ điển trực tuyến - Online Dictionary

English - Vietnamese Dictionary
illuminating /i,lu:mineitiɳ/
  • tính từ
    • chiếu sáng, rọi sáng, soi sáng
    • làm sáng tỏ
    • làm sáng mắt, làm sáng trí
Concise Dictionary
+tending to increase knowledge or dissipate ignorance
+providing light

+make lighter or brighter
+make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear
+add embellishments and paintings to (medieval manuscripts)

Thesaurus Dictionary
1 light (up), brighten, lighten, throw or cast or shed light on or upon:
She had only a single candle to illuminate her sewing.
2 clarify, throw or cast or shed light on or upon, enlighten, clear up, elucidate, explain, explicate, reveal:
The lectures on Heidegger illuminated his philosophy to some extent.
3 rubricate, decorate, adorn, embellish, ornament:
The museum has the best collection of illuminated manuscripts.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ adjective
helping to make sth clear or easier to understand: We didn't find the examples he used particularly illuminating. + The play offers some illuminating insights into the King's character.
Collocation Dictionary


be, prove | find sth


extremely, highly, most, very
I found his talk most illuminating.
| not particularly | quite

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