• Alight Definition & Synonyms
- (v. i.) To descend and settle, lodge, rest, or stop; as, a flying bird alights on a tree; snow alights on a roof.
- (v. i.) To come or chance (upon).
- (v. i.) To spring down, get down, or descend, as from on horseback or from a carriage; to dismount.
- (a.) Lighted; lighted up; in a flame.
• Alighting Definition & Synonyms
- (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Alight