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a·light2

alight2

 
pronunciation:
laIt
part of speech: adjective & adverb
definition 1: lighted up, or appearing to be lighted up.
The night sky was alight with fireworks.Her face was alight with excitement.
synonyms:
bright, brilliant, glowing, illuminated, lighted, lit, radiant
similar words:
ablaze, sparkling
definition 2: in flames.
The entire building was alight when the fire department arrived.
synonyms:
ablaze, afire