Example sentences for: illuminating

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

  • One other illuminating sequence--Burns' presentation of Jefferson's and Hamilton's clashing ideas of America.

  • *** It is illuminating to speculate how these cases would have been decided if Congress had enacted §504(a)(16) without its proviso (prescribing only the general ban against "litigation, lobbying, or rulemaking, involving an effort to reform a Federal or State welfare system"), and if the positions of the parties before us here were reversed.

  • The construction was immensely complicated with light wells illuminating lower chambers and polythyra, masonry supports to create structural integrity, between which were large wooden doors serving as partitions.

  • García Márquez earns praise for his reporting, which demonstrates, says Robert Stone in the New York Times Book Review , "a quick eye for the illuminating detail and a capacity for assembling fact."

  • We believe that potentially the most illuminating use of selection mapping may be the comparison of viral subpopulations to determine which variants are advantageous under different selective pressures.

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