light dawns

light dawns

if light dawns on you, you suddenly understand something He was lying to me, but it was months before the light dawned. (often + on ) Light dawned on me when I heard she knew my mother.
See also: dawn, light
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Eventually light dawns, and Clara leaves her glasshouse for the world.
Until that light dawns, most educators, businesses and communities will continue to struggle with mediocre results.
It is only in the final surrender, when nothing is left to give, that the limitless light dawns.