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light3

 
pronunciation:
laIt
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: lights, lighting, lighted, lit
definition 1: to set down after motion; land after flight.
The butterfly lighted on the flower petal.
synonyms:
alight, land, settle
similar words:
descend, rest
definition 2: to get down, as from a horse; alight.
When she'd lighted, she gave her waiting father a hug.
synonyms:
alight, dismount, lower
similar words:
deplane, descend, detrain, disembark, drop