Synonyms for alightəˈlaɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ablaze(p), afire(p), aflame(p), aflare(p), alight(p), on fire(p)(verb)

    lighted up by or as by fire or flame

    unlighted, unlit

  2. alight, light, perch(verb)

    to come to rest, settle

    fire up, get down, ignite, illumine, illuminate, dismount, perch, get off, climb down, rest, alight, light up, fall, light, unhorse, roost, illume

    unlit, unlighted

  3. alight, climb down(verb)

    come down

    perch, climb down, light, alight

    unlit, unlighted

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. alight(v. n.)

    stop or rest (after flight)

  2. alight(v. n.)

    dismount, descend, get down

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  • кацам, слизамBulgarian
  • aterrizar, posarse, bajarse, apearseSpanish
  • maha tulema, väljumaEstonian
  • tau, makereMāori
  • płonącyPolish
  • descer, desembarcarPortuguese
  • вы́йти, сияющий, приземляться, спе́шиваться, выходи́ть, светящийся, спе́шитьсяRussian
  • Chinese

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