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see the light

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  1. reform, straighten out, see the lightverb

    change for the better

    "The lazy student promised to reform"; "the habitual cheater finally saw the light"

    Synonyms:
    shed light on, reclaim, disentangle, enlighten, crystalize, clear up, crystalise, regenerate, illuminate, crystallize, iron out, sort out, square away, clear, rectify, straighten, reform, crystallise, straighten out, clean up, elucidate, unsnarl, put right, neaten, tidy, tidy up

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How to use see the light in a sentence?

  1. Carl Sagan:

    When you make the finding yourself - even if you're the last person on Earth to see the light - you'll never forget it.

  2. Kaylee Muthart:

    So I pushed my thumb, pointer, and middle finger into each eye. I gripped each eyeball, twisted, and pulled until each eye popped out of the socket — it felt like a massive struggle, the hardest thing I ever had to do, because I could no longer see, I don't know if there was blood. But I know the drugs numbed the pain. I'm pretty sure I would have tried to claw right into my brain if a pastor hadn't heard me screaming, ‘I want to see the light!’ — which I don't recall saying — and restrained me.

  3. Juanita Broaddrick:

    Today these allegations are being brought to a whole new playing field, it’s more level now. It’s no longer being swept under the rug, never to see the light of day. We are entering a whole new era, in regards to allegations of unwanted sexual contact.

  4. Max Planck:

    A new scientific truth does not triumph by convincing opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it.

  5. Mitch McConnell:

    Bipartisan jobs bills will see the light of day and will make it to the president's desk, and he'll have to make decisions about ideology versus creating jobs for the middle class, there's a lot we can get done together if the president puts his famous pen to use signing bills rather than vetoing legislation his liberal allies don't like.


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