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Synonyms for alight

Synonyms for alight

to come to rest on the ground

alight on: to find or meet by chance

Synonyms for alight

to come to rest, settle


Related Words

come down

lighted up by or as by fire or flame

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The various types of contraband that was set alight included, 110 tonnes of Hashish, 55 tonnes of Opium, 23 tonnes of Heroin, 380 kilograms of Cocaine, four-and-a-half tonnes of Ammonium Chloride and 380 bottles of alcohol.
30pm on Wednesday where 300 tonnes of hay were alight.
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Alight Solutions, a company involved in technology-enabled health, wealth, HR and finance solutions, has said that it has appointed Michael Sigmund as its president, Health and Wealth Solutions.
The vehicles were set alight just after 6am on Tuesday on the driveway of Annabella Williams' semidetached house on Northop Road, Flint.
A police source, who asked not to be identified for not having been authorized to release a statement to reporters, said the Odicta couple refused to alight from the Ro-Ro vessel so they were able to continue to travel to Aklan.
Islamabad -- A woman has allegedly attempted to commit self immolation by dousing her in petrol and setting her alight within Banni Gala police jurisdiction.
Portakabins near a South Wales garden centre were set alight deliberately, according to South Wales Fire and Rescue Service.
Two trains on the Tanta-Cairo line were set alight on Monday, the fourth anniversary of the 25 January Revolution, according to an official statement issued by the Egyptian Railway Authority.
20pm on Tuesday, January 13, when linen was set alight on Maple Street.
A STUDENT staggers around with flames covering his whole body after a bouncer set his fancy dress sheep costume alight.
POLICE are appealing for information after two cars were set alight in Eston.
A HUSBAND who doused his home in petrol before setting it alight has claimed he saved the lives of his daughters by screaming as the blaze took hold.
One would hope this might include consideration to those who board a bus convenient to their home area, but which does not go near enough to say John Lewis; those people alight at Debenhams and have a trek through to the far end of Liverpool One.
Summary: Specialist officers have been called in after about 40 prisoners began a riot and set alight an open prison in West Sussex.