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Focail chosúla: frighten · blighted · bright · brightly · brights · heighten · lighten · tighten · brighten up · brightness
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brighten

(also

brighten up

(v + adv) )
1. verb make lighter, more colourful2. verb become lighter, more colourful3. verb improve (sth)4. verb get better5. verb cheer (sb/sth)6. verb become more cheerful 1 verb make lighter, more colourful TRANSITIVEgeal verb  c m usoilsigh verb  c m uthat brightened the interior gheal sé sin an taobh istigh, rinne sé an taobh istigh níos gile 2 verb become lighter, more colourful TRANSITIVEgeal verb  c m uglan verb  c m uthe sky brightened ghlan an spéir
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 verb improve (sth) TRANSITIVEfeabhsaigh verb  c m ufeabhas a chur arthis'll brighten your day tógfaidh sé seo do chroí, gealfaidh sé seo an lá duit 4 verb get better INTRANSITIVEfeabhsaigh verb  c m utéigh i bhfeabhaséirigh níos fearrthings are brightening tá rudaí ag feabhsúunless the economic outlook brightens mura dtagann feabhas ar chúrsaí eacnamaíochta 5 verb cheer (sb/sth) TRANSITIVEardú meanman a thabhairt doardú croí a thabhairt doshe brightened up the audience thug sí ardú meanman don lucht féachanahe brightened up the proceedings wherever he went d'ardaíodh sé croí gach duine aon áit a dtéadh sé 6 verb become more cheerful INTRANSITIVEgeal verb  c m ushe frowned at first, then her face brightened bhí grainc uirthi ar dtús ach ansin gheal a haghaidhhe brightened up after that d'éirigh sé gealgháireach ina dhiaidh sin, tháinig spionn níos fearr air ina dhiaidh sin

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