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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


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come down

lighted up by or as by fire or flame

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"When the passenger was alighting, the driver alighted too to answer a call of nature, but the gang attacked and took control of the vehicle," Lari deputy police subcounty commander Musa Omari said.
A player can use either foot as the pivot whenever he jump-stops upon alighting on the floor.