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Princeton's WordNet

  1. enlightening, informative, illuminating(adj)

    tending to increase knowledge or dissipate ignorance

    "an enlightening glimpse of government in action"; "an illuminating lecture"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Illuminating

    of Illuminate

  2. Illuminating(adj)

    giving or producing light; used for illumination

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How to say illuminating in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of illuminating in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of illuminating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of illuminating in a Sentence

  1. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Outer Beauty can only please the Eye, but the Inner Beauty conquers the Heart. Inner Beauty is best seen in Diamonds, the most precious gemstones, which sparkle and shine when the Sun is out; but when the darkness sets in, they reveal their true beauty with illuminating light from within. No matter what others say or do, you must remember that you are a Diamond, and you must preserve your Divine Spark of Inner Beauty to illuminate the world.

  2. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    We'll always be indebted to our parents for giving us the most precious gift of life, and to our teachers for illuminating our life with knowledge. All our achievements of today are the fruits of selfless contributions and relentless efforts by our parents and teachers, who like candlesticks consumed themselves just to brighten our lives.

  3. H.W. Mann:

    We are each in essence a ray of sunshine illuminating from one sun, one source, one reality we call God

  4. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    The fact that you came from a very beautiful worm demonstrate that, evolution is more romantic than scientific. Thus, it arouses the mind rather than illuminating it.

  5. Jennifer Stein:

    As generations change and as technology changes, we may be moving more in that direction, as we move toward more patient-centered care, this shows that just asking a patient how they want to receive information can be really illuminating.

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