Example sentences for: illuminating

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

  • The second and most illuminating reason is that he thought God was on his side.

  • An illuminating piece inside the WP article reports that foreign countries are jumping on the lucrative anti-tobacco bandwagon and suing U.S. tobacco companies--in U.S. courts.

  • The press can also do a poor job analyzing policy issues--what was the last really illuminating story you read about the Social Security trust fund?

  • The various events held around Japan are usually highly ceremonial, with blazing torches illuminating the proceedings.

  • In this vein, I would also point you to Claude Steele's most illuminating essay in the Atlantic just recently about the role of racial stereotyping--by white professors of black students--in suppressing academic performance among even superlative black performers.

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