What does enlightened mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. initiate, enlightened(adj)

    people who have been introduced to the mysteries of some field or activity

    "it is very familiar to the initiate"

  2. enlightened(adj)

    having knowledge and spiritual insight

  3. educated, enlightened(adj)

    characterized by full comprehension of the problem involved

    "an educated guess"; "an enlightened electorate"


  1. enlightened(Noun)

    Someone who has been introduced to the mysteries of some activity, religion especially Buddhism

  2. enlightened(Adjective)

    educated or informed

  3. enlightened(Adjective)

    Made aware of something

  4. enlightened(Adjective)

    Freed from illusion

  5. enlightened(Adjective)

    Exceedingly wise

How to pronounce enlightened?

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How to say enlightened in sign language?

  1. enlightened


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of enlightened in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of enlightened in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of enlightened in a Sentence

  1. Darrin Jet Virginiak:

    Curiosity killed the cat but the cat died enlightened.

  2. Lao-tzu, The Way of Lao-tzu:

    He who knows others is wise;He who know himself is enlightened.

  3. Lao Tzu:

    He who knows others is wise.He who knows himself is enlightened.

  4. George Orwell:

    Enlightened people seldom or never possess a sense of responsibility.

  5. Konstanty Gebert:

    We didn't build a Poland of enlightened, free citizens who want to live in a tolerant society.

Images & Illustrations of enlightened

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