lumine (lumines, present participle lumining; past and past participle lumined)

  1. (obsolete) To illumine.
    • 1944, The Lamp (volumes 26-30, page 53)
      When canned foods pall, a rifle is a handy bolsterer of the meat supply in this land of wild game; when, in the lonely night, the two geologists have talked through every subject in their ken, a book lumined by a gasoline lamp is a real diversion.

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