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Definition of Alight

Alight
Alight A*light", v. i. [imp. & p. p. Alightedsometimes Alit; p. pr. & vb. n. Alighting.] [OE. alihten, fr. AS. [=a]l[=i]htan; pref. [=a]- (cf. Goth. us-, G. er-, orig. meaning out) + l[=i]htan, to alight, orig. to render light, to remove a burden from, fr. l[=i]ht, leoht, light. See Light, v. i.] 1. To spring down, get down, or descend, as from on horseback or from a carriage; to dismount. 2. To descend and settle, lodge, rest, or stop; as, a flying bird alights on a tree; snow alights on a roof. 3. To come or chance (upon). [R.]
Alight
Alight A*light", a. [Pref. a- + light.] Lighted; lighted up; in a flame. ``The lamps were alight.' --Dickens.

Meaning of Alight from wikipedia

- Alight Solutions is a business process outsourcing company based in Lincolnshire, Illinois. Alight was formed in May 2017 after the acquisition of the...
- ‹ The template Infobox organization is being considered for merging. › Alight, formerly the American Refugee Committee (ARC), is an international nonprofit...
- Alight of Night is the debut album by noise pop band Crystal Stilts, released in 2008. "Departure" and "Shattered Shine" were released as singles. "The...
- Linda's animal rights work see: "McCartney vows to keep animal rights torch alight". BBC News. 5 August 1998. Archived from the original on 6 January 2008...
- ]To Win you have to put your opponent through a Table that has been set alight. "2007 Wrestling almanac & book of facts". Wrestling’s historical cards...
- the Queen Mother ****i to stay there, with the intention of setting it alight. However, the Pandavas are warned by their wise uncle, Vidura, who sends...
- A plantation set alight during the Baptist War of 1831-32...
- the stairs through the bunker's emergency exit, doused in petrol, and set alight in the Reich Chancellery garden outside the bunker. Records in the Soviet...
- 2011. Retrieved 9 July 2011. Staff (17 October 2010). "Stars set stage alight in Ibsen's dark tale". The Irish Independent. Retrieved 9 July 2011. Singh...
- for boarding and the other one only for alighting. The concept of separate platforms for boarding and alighting has been proven effective at stations with...
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