Word:

Alight

A`light´
v. i.1.To spring down, get down, or descend, as from on horseback or from a carriage; to dismount.
[imp. & p. p. Alighted ( ) sometimes Alit ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Alighting.]
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).
a.1.Lighted; lighted up; in a flame.
Verb1.alight - to come to rest, settle; "Misfortune lighted upon him"
Synonyms: perch, light
2.alight - come down; "the birds alighted"
Synonyms: climb down
Adj.1.alight - lighted up by or as by fire or flame; "forests set ablaze (or afire) by lightning"; "even the car's tires were aflame"; "a night aflare with fireworks"; "candles alight on the tables"; "blazing logs in the fireplace"; "a burning cigarette"; "a flaming crackling fire"; "houses on fire"
ablaze, afire, aflame, aflicker, aglow, ardent, bathed with light, bespangled, blazing, bright, brightened, burning, candent, candescent, candlelit, climb down, comburent, come down, come in, come to land, conflagrant, crash-land, debus, descend, disembark, disemplane, dismount, ditch, dock, downwind, drop, drop anchor, effulgent, enlightened, fall, fiery, firelit, flagrant, flaming, flaring, flickering, fulgent, fuming, gaslit, get down, get off, glowing, go ashore, guttering, ignescent, ignited, illuminated, in a blaze, in a glow, in flames, incandescent, inflamed, irradiate, irradiated, kindled, lamplit, land, lanternlit, level off, light, lighted, lightened, lit, lit up, live, living, luminous, make a landfall, make land, make port, moonlit, moor, on fire, overshoot, pancake, perch, put in, put into port, reach land, reeking, refulgent, roost, scintillant, scintillating, set down, settle, settle down, sit down, smoking, smoldering, spangled, sparking, star-spangled, star-studded, starlit, studded, sunlit, talk down, tie up, tinseled, touch down, tumble, unboat, unextinguished, unhorse, unquenched, upwind
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