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Overview of noun enlightened

The noun enlightened has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. initiate, enlightened

(people who have been introduced to the mysteries of some field or activity; "it is very familiar to the initiate")


Overview of verb enlighten

The verb enlighten has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. enlighten, edify

(make understand; "Can you enlighten me

2. enlighten, irradiate

(give spiritual insight to; in religion)

3. clear, clear up, shed light on, crystallize, crystallise, crystalize, crystalise, straighten out, sort out, enlighten, illuminate, elucidate

(make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear; "Could you clarify these remarks?"; "Clear up the question of who is at fault")


Overview of adj enlightened

The adj enlightened has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) enlightened

(having knowledge and spiritual insight)

2. educated, enlightened

(characterized by full comprehension of the problem involved; "an educated guess"; "an enlightened electorate")

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