Homophones for alumen, illumine

alumen / illumine [əˈl(j)umən]

alumen – n. – 1. the mineral, alum, an astringent salt used as a mordant in dyeing, fire-proofing materials, in different medicines and for sizing paper; 2. plant ash products that resemble this mineral

illumine – v. – 1. shine upon; 2. light up as in rejoicing or bestowing honour; 2. give light to eyes; 3. become brighter; 4. Inspire; 5. give insight