English verb: shed light on
|1.||shed light on (cognition) make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear|
|Samples||Could you clarify these remarks?.|
Clear up the question of who is at fault.
|Synonyms||clear, clear up, crystalise, crystalize, crystallise, crystallize, elucidate, enlighten, illuminate, sort out, straighten out|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something|
|Broader (hypernym)||clarify, clear up, elucidate|