Is ILLUMINATE a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Collins Scrabble Words :  YES

Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Letterpress Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'illuminate'


  1. ILLUMINATE, make lighter or brighter
  2. ILLUMINATE, make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear
  3. ILLUMINATE, add embellishments and paintings to (medieval manuscripts)
  4. ILLUMINATE, to supply (something) with light : to shine light on (something)
  5. ILLUMINATE, to make (something) clear and easier to understand

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Antonyms for 'illuminate'

The word ILLUMINATE is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'illuminate' in a sentence

  1. the part of the moon illuminated by the sun
  2. A university study has illuminated the problem.

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