Sentence Examples


  • His face brightened to a smile.
  • The faces of officers and men brightened up at the sound.
  • She brightened at the sight of the comfortable seating.
  • He scratched his jaw reflectively and his eyes brightened with an idea.
  • Though the weight of sadness from the past few days was still in evidence, she was obviously brightened by Fred O'Connor, the per­fect host.