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Alight

Definition of alight:

part of speech: verb

To come down ( as from a horse): to descend: to fall upon.

part of speech: verb

To get down from; to descend upon.

part of speech: adjective

On fire: lighted up.

part of speech: verb

To dismount; to descend and settle; to find accidentally. with on or upon.

part of speech: adjective, adverb

In a flame.

Usage examples for alight:

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