see the light Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"see the light" in British English

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see the light

If you see the ​light, you ​suddenlyunderstand something you didn't ​understand before.
(Definition of see the light from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"see the light" in American English

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see the light

to ​understand something you did not ​understand before: It wasn’t until I was in my ​thirties that I ​saw the ​light and ​started to ​work hard.
(Definition of see the light from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “see the light”
in Chinese (Simplified) 恍然大悟, 顿悟…
in Chinese (Traditional) 恍然大悟, 頓悟…
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