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alight2

a·light2

alight2

pronunciation:
laIt
part of speech: adjective & adverb
definition 1: illuminated or appearing illuminated; lighted up.
The night sky was alight with fireworks.Her face was alight with excitement.
synonyms:
bright, brilliant, dazzling, effulgent, fulgent, glowing, illuminated, lighted, lit, lucent, lustrous, radiant
similar words:
ablaze, burning, sparkling
definition 2: in flames.
He poured gasoline over the rags and set them alight.The entire building was alight when the fire department arrived.
synonyms:
ablaze, afire, aflame, burning