Example sentences for: illuminates

How can you use “illuminates” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Most important, because the apparel industry has been one of the first to face the full brunt of the retail revolution, its story illuminates pervasive changes under way in the entire economy.

  • The airy, bright Baroque church of St-Louis-en-l’Ile illuminates with a golden light its fine collection of Dutch, Flemish, and Italian 16th- and 17th-century art.

  • On summer evenings, a sound and light show illuminates the Parliament Buildings to present, alternately in English and French, a 30-minute history of Canada.

  • A light illuminates the foreground, but the blackness beyond that pool seems, if anything, blacker.

  • Like other words from the lexicon of social science and philosophy ( holistic, elitist, liberal, dialectic ), it confuses rather than illuminates if used indiscriminately.

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