Definition of illumine verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

illumine

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ɪˈluːmɪn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈluːmɪn//
 
(formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they illumine
BrE BrE//ɪˈluːmɪn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈluːmɪn//
 
he / she / it illumines
BrE BrE//ɪˈluːmɪnz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈluːmɪnz//
 
past simple illumined
BrE BrE//ɪˈluːmɪnd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈluːmɪnd//
 
past participle illumined
BrE BrE//ɪˈluːmɪnd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈluːmɪnd//
 
-ing form illumining
BrE BrE//ɪˈluːmɪnɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈluːmɪnɪŋ//
 
 
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= illuminate Word Origin Middle English: from Old French illuminer, from Latin illuminare, from in- ‘upon’ + lumen, lumin- ‘light’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: illumine

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