Illume
Illume Il*lume", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Illumed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Illuming}.] [Cf. F. illuminer. See {Illuminate}.] To throw or spread light upon; to make light or bright; to illuminate; to illumine. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

The mountain's brow, Illumed with fluid gold. --Thomson. [1913 Webster]


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  • illume — [i lo͞om′] vt. illumed, illuming Old Poet. to illuminate …   English World dictionary

  • illume — transitive verb (illumed; illuming) Date: 1602 illuminate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • illume — /i loohm /, v.t., illumed, illuming. Archaic. to illuminate. [1595 1605; short for ILLUMINE] * * * …   Universalium

  • illume — verb To throw or spread light upon; to make light or bright; to illuminate; to illumine. Last night of all …   Wiktionary

  • illume — (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb 1. To provide, cover, or fill with light: illuminate, illumine, light1, lighten1. See LIGHT. 2. To enable (one) to understand, especially in a spiritual sense: edify, enlighten, illuminate, illumine. See TEACH …   English dictionary for students

  • ILLUME — Interactive Lightsheet Locator and Modeling Environment Contributor: LaRC …   NASA Acronyms

  • illume — v. make brighter; illuminate; make brighter, light up …   English contemporary dictionary

  • illume — [ɪ l(j)u:m] verb literary illuminate. Origin ME: abbrev. of illumine …   English new terms dictionary

  • illume — v. a. (Poetical.) Illuminate, light up, light …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • illume — il·lume …   English syllables

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