to give someone information so that they understand something better She didn't enlighten him about her background.verbjump to other results
NAmE//ɪnˈlaɪtn//enlighten somebody (formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they enlighten
he / she / it enlightens
past simple enlightened
-ing form enlightening
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adjective It was a very enlightening interview.