brightened

v. Tau kaj; tau ntsa

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  • Brightened — Brighten Bright en, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Brightened}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Brightening}.] Note: [From {Bright}, a.] 1. To make bright or brighter; to make to shine; to increase the luster of; to give a brighter hue to. [1913 Webster] 2. To make… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • brightened — bright·en || braɪtn v. illuminate, clarify; be clarified …   English contemporary dictionary

  • brightened — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Brightened Silk Yarn — A semifinished product for the manufacture of silk fabrics dyed in the yarn. The process of brightening is intended to increase the lustre and scroop of the silk …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • brighten — [[t]bra͟ɪt(ə)n[/t]] brightens, brightening, brightened 1) VERB If someone brightens or their face brightens, they suddenly look happier. Seeing him, she seemed to brighten a little... Oh, we d love to! cried Nancy, her face brightening. PHRASAL… …   English dictionary

  • brighten — bright|en [ˈbraıtn] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(make lighter)¦ 2¦(make more attractive)¦ 3¦(make more enjoyable)¦ 4¦(become lighter/brighter)¦ 5¦(become sunny)¦ 6¦(become happy)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1.) ¦(MAKE LIGHTER)¦ [T] also brighten sth<=>up …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • brighten — UK [ˈbraɪt(ə)n] / US verb Word forms brighten : present tense I/you/we/they brighten he/she/it brightens present participle brightening past tense brightened past participle brightened 1) a) brighten or brighten up [intransitive] to start to have …   English dictionary

  • brighten — verb (brightened; brightening) Date: 14th century intransitive verb to become bright or brighter < her mood brightened > transitive verb to make bright or brighter < the gift brightened my day > • brightener noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Eta Carinae — Starbox begin name=Eta CarinaeStarbox image caption=Hubble Space Telescope image showing Eta Carinae and the bipolar Homunculus Nebula which surrounds the star. The Homunculus was partly created in an eruption of Eta Carinae whose light reached… …   Wikipedia

  • star — starless, adj. /stahr/, n., adj., v., starred, starring. n. 1. any of the heavenly bodies, except the moon, appearing as fixed luminous points in the sky at night. 2. Astron. any of the large, self luminous, heavenly bodies, as the sun, Polaris,… …   Universalium

  • Comet Holmes — 17P/Holmes Comet Holmes on November 4, 2007, showing the blue ion tail on the right, taken from Hungary Discovery Discovery date: November 6, 1892 Alternate designations: 1892 V1; 1892 III; 1892f; 1899 L1; 1899 II; 1899d; …   Wikipedia

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