brightened (part of speech: verb)
lit (part of speech: verb)
- Everything was gold- and it shone- it shone. - "It Happened in Egypt", C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson.
- Laura's eyes shone with sudden comprehension. - "Peggy-Alone", Mary Agnes Byrne.
- His own eyes were dim, but pride shone in them. - "The Crisis, Complete", Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 6, 2009.