Phrasal Verb 'brighten'

We have 3 phrasal verb definition related to 'brighten'.

Brighten up

Meaning:

Improve (weather)

Example:

The day started cloudy but BRIGHTENED UP in the afternoon.

Brighten up

Meaning:

Become happier

Example:

He BRIGHTENED UP when he heard the news.

Brighten up

Meaning:

Make something more attractive or pleasant

Example:

We tried to BRIGHTEN the place UP by painting it.