To enable (one) to understand, especially in a spiritual sense
To impart information to
To provide information or understanding
To bring supposed spiritual truth
25 will serve more readily than words to enlighten the would-be bee-keeper.
They have no cause of their own to plead, but while they enlighten and sustain the reader his common sense will not refuse them.
Perhaps, if you would send a copy of this to the head of the Cambridge School, it might enlighten his mind on a few subjects, on which he seems to be in total darkness just now....
The duke, a sickly and vacillating man, said nothing to Castlereagh, and took no steps, and Canning did not enlighten his colleague.
Experimental inquiry has done much to enlighten the farmer as to the requirements of plant-life, and to enable him to see how best to meet these requirements in the case of field crops.