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Definition of Brighten

Brighten

  1. To make bright or brighter; to make to shine; to increase the luster of; to give a brighter hue to.
  2. To make illustrious, or more distinguished; to add luster or splendor to.
  3. To improve or relieve by dispelling gloom or removing that which obscures and darkens; to shed light upon; to make cheerful; as, to brighten one's prospects.
  4. To make acute or witty; to enliven.
  5. To grow bright, or more bright; to become less dark or gloomy; to clear up; to become bright or cheerful.
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Brighten Translations

brighten in German is aufhellen
brighten in Swedish is upplysa, ljusna, klarna