Is ENLIGHTEN a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'enlighten'


  1. ENLIGHTEN, make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear
  2. ENLIGHTEN, give spiritual insight to; in religion
  3. ENLIGHTEN, make understand
  4. ENLIGHTEN, to give knowledge or understanding to (someone) : to explain something to (someone)

Synonyms for 'enlighten'

The word ENLIGHTEN is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'enlighten' in a sentence

  1. I don't understand what's going on; can someone please enlighten me?
  2. the lecturer at the planetarium enlightened us about the latest astronomical discoveries

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