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enlightened
used in Frankenstein

3 uses
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Definition
having or receiving important knowledge or understanding — (sometimes a spiritual belief)

or:

free of false beliefs based on superstition or prejudice
  • I little expected, in this enlightened and scientific age, to find a disciple of Albertus Magnus and Paracelsus.
    Chapter 3 (50% in)
  • Another storm enlightened Jura with faint flashes; and another darkened and sometimes disclosed the Mole, a peaked mountain to the east of the lake.
    Chapter 7 (48% in)
  • It moved slowly, but it enlightened my path, and I again went out in search of berries.
    Chapter 11 (13% in)

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