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brighten
British English: /ˈbrʌɪt(ə)n/
American English: /ˈbraɪtn/

Translation of brighten in French:

transitive or intransitive verb

Phrasal verbs

brighten up

1 brighten up 1.1 (become cheerful)
(person, mood)
s'égayer (at à)
(face, expression)
s'illuminer (at à)
(eyes)
s'allumer (at à) (with de)
1.2 (improve)
(prospect, outlook, situation)
s'améliorer
(weather, sky)
s'éclaircir
2 brighten up [something], brighten [something] up 2.1 (make colourful, cheerful)
égayer (room, home, atmosphere, day, life)
2.2 (illuminate)
(sun, light)
éclairer
2.3 (improve)
rendre [quelque chose] plus réjouissant (prospects, future)

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