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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: brighten(0.01208 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to brighten.
English → Indonesian (quick)
membuat terang, mencemerlangkan, mencerahkan, menjadi terang
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: make lighter or brighter; “The paint will brighten the room”
[syn: lighten up, lighten] [ant: darken]
2: become clear; “The sky cleared after the storm” [syn: clear up
, clear, light up] [ant: overcast]
3: become brighter; “The sky brightened around noon”; “Her face
brightened when she heard the good news” [ant: darken]
4: become brighter; “The sky brightened” [syn: lighten] [ant:
English → English (gcide)
Brighten \Bright"en\, v. i. [AS. beorhtan.]
To grow bright, or more bright; to become less dark or
gloomy; to clear up; to become bright or cheerful.
And night shall brighten into day. --N. Cotton.
And, all his prospects brightening to the last,
His heaven commences ere world be past. --Goldsmith.
Brighten \Bright"en\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Brightened; p. pr. &
vb. n. Brightening.]
Note: [From Bright, a.]
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.
The present queen would brighten her character, if
she would exert her authority to instill virtues
into her people. --Swift.
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.
An ecstasy, which mothers only feel,
Plays round my heart and brightens all my sorrow.
4. To make acute or witty; to enliven. --Johnson.