• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Enlight To illumine; to enlighten. "Which from the first has shone on ages past, Enlights the present, and shall warm the last."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • enlight To illuminate; enlighten.
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Pref. en-, + light,. Cf. Enlighten


In literature:

But enlightment came on Thursday morning.
"The Stowaway Girl" by Louis Tracy
The Woman threw up her hands in sudden enlightment.
"In Orchard Glen" by Marian Keith

In poetry:

For each inclosed spirit is a star
Enlight'ning his own little sphere,
Whose light, though fetched and borrowed from far,
Both mornings makes and evenings there.
"The Bird" by Henry Vaughan

In news:

"Response to the introduction of ENLIGHT technology earlier this year has been overwhelmingly positive," said Brij Sinha, global strategic marketing manager for photovoltaics for Dow's Packaging and Converting business.
"A Royal Affair": Doomed Love in the Enlightment.
Coverdale spliced Ramtha School of Enlightment teachings together, destroying the context of their message.
Lighting Control System From enlighted.
Has enlighted the staff of KIWA as a sales representative since fall of 2006.

In science:

Shortly after the first version of this work appeared, its connection with the theory of matrix variate distributions was pointed out to me by Peter Forrester. I am indebted to him for enlighting me on that connection and for suggesting references [3, 4].
On the universality of the probability distribution of the product $B^{-1}X$ of random matrices
Finally, we wish to thank an anonymous referee for his enlighting comments.
The cosmic evolution of the galaxy luminosity density
The estimates for the norm of the solution above can be obtained from the proof, but since they are not very enlighting, we have decided to skip them.
Regularity properties of the degenerate Monge--Amp\`ere equations compact K\"ahler manifolds
SJ acknowledges Prof. J¨urgen Jost for discussing the importance of normalized Laplacians and a very enlighting 2006 summer course in Max-Planck-Institut f¨ur Mathematik in den Naturwissenschaften, Leipzig.
Random matrix analysis of network Laplacians
Simulations are proposed in order to enlight this phenomenon.
Stretched random walks and the behaviour of their summands