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"enlighten" in British English

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enlightenverb [I or T]

uk   /ɪnˈlaɪ.tən/ us   /ɪnˈlaɪ.t̬ən/
to provide someone with information and understanding, or to explain the true facts about something to someone: Should the function of children's television be to entertain or to enlighten? I don't understand this. Could you enlighten me?
(Definition of enlighten from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"enlighten" in American English

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enlightenverb [I/T]

us   /ɪnˈlɑɪ·tən/
to cause someone to understand something by explaining it or by bringing new information or facts to that person’s attention: [I] The show is meant to both enlighten and entertain. [T] We hope the pamphlet will enlighten voters about the issues.
enlightening
adjective us   /ɪnˈlɑɪ·tən·ɪŋ/
The discussion was enlightening.
(Definition of enlighten from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“enlighten” in American English

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