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  Words related to light up

Related / Similar Words: light, illume, illumine, illuminate, fire up, clear up, clear, brighten

 

Definition:
  • make lighter or brighter; "This lamp lightens the room a bit";
  • begin to smoke; "After the meal, some of the diners lit up";
  • start to burn with a bright flame; "The coal in the BBQ grill finally lit up";
  • ignite; "The sky lit up quickly above the raging volcano";
  • become clear; "The sky cleared after the storm";

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    Hyponyms: floodlight, spotlight

     

    Entailments: smoke

     

    Derivational Morphology: illumination, illuminance, illuminant, light, lighting, lightness, luminosity, brightness, brightness level, luminance, luminousness, light source, visible light, visible radiation, lighter, igniter, ignitor

     

     
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