Definition of brighten


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • brighten is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 14 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • brighten is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 16 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of brighten

  • become clear (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. clear
    2. clear up
    3. light up

  • make more cheerful through the use of color (verb)

    Examples

    1. The paint will brighten the room

    Synonyms

    1. lighten
    2. lighten up

See definition of brighten in Merriam Webster