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

    Antonyms:
    unlighted, unlit

  2. alight, light, perch(verb)

    to come to rest, settle

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

    Antonyms:
    unlit, unlighted

  3. alight, climb down(verb)

    come down

    Synonyms:
    perch, climb down, light, alight

    Antonyms:
    unlit, unlighted

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. alight(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    stop or rest (after flight)

  2. alight(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    dismount, descend, get down

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Translations for alight

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

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

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