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enlightenment
ɛn'laɪtənmənt
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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. Education that results in understanding and the spread of knowledge.
  2. The beatitude that transcends the cycle of reincarnation; characterized by the extinction of desire and suffering and individual consciousness.
  3. A movement in Europe from about 1650 until 1800 that advocated the use of reason and individualism instead of tradition and established doctrine.
Hyphenationen•light•en•ment
Part of Speech(名) noun
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启迪qǐdíto edify; enlightenment
教化jiàohuàto enlighten; to civilize; to indoctrinate; to train (an animal)
启蒙主义qǐméng zhǔyìEnlightenment (philosophy)
悟道wùdào(Buddhist) enlightenment
菩提pútíbodhi (Sanskrit); enlightenment (Buddhism)
启示qǐshìto reveal; to enlighten; enlightenment; revelation; illumination; moral (of a story etc); lesson
启发qǐfāto enlighten; to explain (a text etc); to stimulate (a mental attitude); enlightenment; revelation; motivation
开明kāimíngenlightened; open-minded; enlightenment
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