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Another word for illumination

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Noun
  1. The act of physically illuminating or the condition of being filled with light

    See also:

    light

  2. Electromagnetic radiation that makes vision possible

    See also:

    light

  3. The condition of being informed spiritually

      1. An edifying or being edified; instruction; esp., moral or spiritual instruction
      2. Intellectual, moral, or spiritual improvement; enlightenment.
      1. The act or a means of enlightening.
      2. (Buddhism & Hinduism) A state in which the individual transcends desire and suffering and attains nirvana.
      3. A philosophical movement of the 1700s that emphasized the use of reason to scrutinize previously accepted doctrines and traditions and that brought about many humanitarian reforms. Used with the.
    See also:

    teach

  4. Something that serves to explain or clarify

    See also:

    explain

Another word for illumination

Noun
  1. A light

      1. A brief, faint manifestation or trace, as of hope, understanding, etc.
      2. A brief or dim indication; a trace:
      3. A flash or beam of light
      1. The zone of burning gases and fine suspended matter associated with rapid combustion; a hot, glowing mass of burning gas or vapor.
      2. A tongue of light rising from a fire
      3. The burning gas or vapor of a fire, seen as a flickering light of various colors; blaze
      1. The fact of being brilliant; great brightness, radiance, intensity, splendor, intelligence, etc.
      2. The state or quality of being brilliant, as:
      3. Exceptional clarity and agility of intellect or invention.
      1. The art, practice, or manner of using and arranging lights on a stage, film or TV set, etc.
      2. A giving light or being lighted; illumination; ignition
      3. These lights collectively
    See also:

    flash

    light

  2. Instruction

      1. The act, practice, occupation, or profession of a teacher.
      2. Something taught; precept, doctrine, or instruction
      3. Something taught by a religious or philosophical authority.
      1. The knowledge or skill obtained or developed by a learning process.
      2. An instructive or enlightening experience:
      3. A program of instruction of a specified kind or level:
      1. Knowledge acquired in any manner; facts; data; learning; lore
      2. A person or agency answering questions as a service to others
      3. The act of informing or the condition of being informed; communication of knowledge:
    See also:

    knowledge

  3. Decoration

      1. A dramatic or stylish movement, as of waving or brandishing:
      2. Anything done in a showy way, as a sweeping movement of the limbs or body
      3. An embellishment or ornamentation:
      1. A person considered as a source of pride, honor, or credit:
      2. (Music) A note or group of notes that embellishes a melody.
      3. (Music) A tone or tones used to embellish a principal melodic tone
      1. An embellishing or being embellished; ornamentation
      2. Something that embellishes, as an ornament, a fictitious touch added to a factual account, a musical phrase, etc.
      3. An unnecessarily added touch, an ornamental addition, a flourish.
    See also:

    decoration