After which his enlightened colleague utters, “It just ate him.”
And the solution involves a re-education of males, including those of us who consider ourselves progressive and enlightened.
I taught him the Torah, he enlightened me as to the African-American tradition.
He was a dictator, to be sure, but also an enlightened reformer.
But now their country has an enlightened policy about paid leave.
After the death of his protector the enlightened was to perish also.
No one expects anything but enlightened greed from financiers.
It behoves an enlightened Government to do for the people and the country what they are unable to do for themselves.
This time they had come in an enlightened and wholly commercial spirit.
Nicholas Longworth was neither an enlightened nor a public-spirited man; but, like most of his race, he was scrupulously honest.
1630s, "illuminated;" 1660s in the sense "well-informed;" past participle adjective from enlighten.