Synonyms of illumination in English:

illumination


See definition of illumination

noun

1‘the flickering illumination of the match’

SYNONYMS
light, lighting, radiance, gleam, glitter, brilliance, glow, glare, dazzle, flash, shimmer
shining, gleaming, glowing
irradiation, luminescence, incandescence, fluorescence, phosphorescence
rare illumining, irradiance, lucency, lambency, effulgence, refulgence, coruscation, fulguration
ANTONYMS

darkness

2‘the illumination of a medieval manuscript’

SYNONYMS
decoration, illustration, embellishment, adornment, ornamentation

3‘these books form the most sustained analysis and illumination of the subject’

SYNONYMS
clarification, elucidation, explanation, revelation, explication, exposition, exegesis, rationalization

4‘there were moments of real illumination’

SYNONYMS
enlightenment, insight, revelation, discovery
understanding, awareness
explanation, instruction
learning, education, information, knowledge, edification
informal an aha moment
ANTONYMS

ignorance