Relumine
Relumine Re*lu"mine (r?-l?"m?n), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Relumined} (-m?nd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Relumining}.] [See {Relume}.] 1. To light anew; to rekindle. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. To illuminate again. [1913 Webster]


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  • relumine — /ri looh min/, v.t., relumined, relumining. to relume. [1775 85; < LL reluminare to restore sight to, equiv. to L re RE + (il)luminare to ILLUMINE] * * * …   Universalium

  • relumine — re·lu·mine …   English syllables

  • relumine — re•lu•mine [[t]rɪˈlu mɪn[/t]] v. t. mined, min•ing to relume • Etymology: 1775–85; < LL relūmināre to restore sight to = L re re +(il)lūmināre to illumine …   From formal English to slang

  • relumine — mə̇n transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Late Latin reluminare, from Latin re + luminare to light up more at illuminate : relume …   Useful english dictionary

  • Relumined — Relumine Re*lu mine (r? l? m?n), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Relumined} ( m?nd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Relumining}.] [See {Relume}.] 1. To light anew; to rekindle. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To illuminate again. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Relumining — Relumine Re*lu mine (r? l? m?n), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Relumined} ( m?nd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Relumining}.] [See {Relume}.] 1. To light anew; to rekindle. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To illuminate again. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • relume — /ri loohm /, v.t., relumed, reluming. to light or illuminate again; relumine. [1595 1605; RE + (IL)LUME; cf. F rallumer, LL reluminare. See RELUMINE] * * * …   Universalium

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