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Synonyms for light-up

Verb

1. light up, erupt, ignite, catch fire, take fire, combust, conflagrate
usage: start to burn with a bright flame; "The coal in the BBQ grill finally lit up"
2. light, illume, illumine, light up, illuminate, lighten, lighten up
usage: make lighter or brighter; "This lamp lightens the room a bit"
3. clear up, clear, light up, brighten
usage: become clear; "The sky cleared after the storm"
4. light up, ignite, light
usage: ignite; "The sky lit up quickly above the raging volcano"
5. light up, fire up, light, ignite, light
usage: begin to smoke; "After the meal, some of the diners lit up"
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