She has chosen to share her story in order to illuminate the endemic problem of sexual violence in India.
In Nixon Agonistes, Garry Wills uses poker in the World War II Navy to illuminate the character of our 37th president.
Herewith are six scenes that illuminate just how much the movies have in common.
c.1500, "to light up, shine on," a back-formation from illumination, or else from Latin illuminatus, past participle of illuminare (see illumination). Earlier was enlumyen (late 14c.) "decorate written material with gold, silver, bright colors," from Old French enluminer, from Late Latin inluminare; also illumine (late 14c.). Related: Illuminated; illuminating.