Usage examples for lightens

  1. It was only because he was misled by his rationalistic tendencies, that Gesenius explains: And He lightens the burden of their sins, i. – Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions. Vol. 2 by Ernst Hengstenberg
  2. The mere telling sometimes lightens a trouble. – The Four Feathers by A. E. W. Mason