Associations to the word «Enlightened»


ENLIGHTENED, adjective. Educated or informed
ENLIGHTENED, adjective. Made aware of something
ENLIGHTENED, adjective. Freed from illusion
ENLIGHTENED, adjective. Exceedingly wise
ENLIGHTENED, noun. Someone who has been introduced to the mysteries of some activity, religion especially Buddhism
ENLIGHTENED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of enlighten

Dictionary definition

ENLIGHTENED, noun. People who have been introduced to the mysteries of some field or activity; "it is very familiar to the initiate".
ENLIGHTENED, adjective. Having knowledge and spiritual insight.
ENLIGHTENED, adjective. Characterized by full comprehension of the problem involved; "an educated guess"; "an enlightened electorate".

Wise words

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