enlightened

  • 1 Enlightened — Titre original Enlightened Genre Série comique Créateur(s) Mike White Production Timothy Marx Pays d’origine …

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  • 2 enlightened — enlightened; un·enlightened; …

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  • 3 enlightened — index acquainted, cognizant, familiar (informed), informed (educated), informed (having information), judicious …

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  • 4 enlightened — [adj] informed, educated aware, broad minded, civilized, cultivated, hip to*, instructed, in the picture*, knowing what’s what*, knowledgeable, learned, liberal, literate, open minded, plugged in*, reasonable, refined, savvy, sharp, sophisticated …

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  • 5 enlightened — en|light|ened [ınˈlaıtənd] adj 1.) someone with enlightened attitudes has sensible, modern views and treats people fairly and kindly enlightened attitude/approach etc ▪ Empowerment is the new buzz word in enlightened management circles. 2.)… …

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  • 6 enlightened — adjective Date: 1652 1. freed from ignorance and misinformation < an enlightened people > < an enlightened time > 2. based on full comprehension of the problems involved < issued an enlightened ruling > …

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  • 7 enlightened — [[t]ɪnla͟ɪt(ə)nd[/t]] ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n (approval) If you describe someone or their attitudes as enlightened, you mean that they have sensible, modern attitudes and ways of dealing with things. A number of enlightened landowners have recently …

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  • 8 enlightened — adjective 1 treating people in a kind and sensible way and understanding their needs and problems: The more enlightened factory owners built homes for their workers in Britain in the 19th century. 2 showing a good understanding of something and… …

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  • 9 enlightened — UK [ɪnˈlaɪt(ə)nd] / US adjective someone who is enlightened has attitudes that are considered modern and reasonable Their parents took an enlightened approach to child rearing …

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  • 10 enlightened — adj. Enlightened is used with these nouns: ↑mind, ↑ruler, ↑self interest …

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  • 11 enlightened — en|light|ened [ ın laıtnd ] adjective someone who is enlightened has attitudes that are considered sensible and modern …

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  • 12 enlightened — adjective without a free press there cannot be an enlightened people Syn: informed, well informed, aware, sophisticated, advanced, developed, liberal, open minded, broad minded, educated, knowledgeable, wise; civilized, refined, cultured,… …

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  • 13 enlightened — /ɛnˈlaɪtnd/ (say en luytnd), /ən / (say uhn ) adjective 1. instructed; well informed; not bound by prejudice and superstition. 2. tempered with reason: enlightened despotism …

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  • 14 enlightened — I noun people who have been introduced to the mysteries of some field or activity it is very familiar to the initiate • Syn: ↑initiate • Ant: ↑uninitiate (for: ↑initiate) …

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  • 15 enlightened — 1. adjective a) educated or informed b) Made aware of something 2. noun Someone who has been introduced to the mysteries of some …

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  • 16 enlightened — Synonyms and related words: ablaze, abreast of, aglow, alight, au courant, aware, bathed with light, bespangled, blase, briefed, brightened, broad minded, candlelit, careful, circumspect, civilized, considerate, cultivated, disabused,… …

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  • 17 enlightened — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. informed, well informed, aware, broad minded; see educated 1 , knowledgeable , liberal 2 , rational 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. informed, aware, learned, educated, knowledgeable, apprised, grounded, knowing,… …

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  • 18 enlightened — en light·ened || nd adj. knowledgeable, well educated, broad minded en·light·en || ɪn laɪtn v. instruct, provide with intellectual or spiritual understanding …

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  • 19 enlightened — adjective rational, tolerant, and well informed. → enlighten …

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  • 20 enlightened — a. Instructed, informed, educated, intelligent, refined, highly civilized, freed from ignorance …

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