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alight

US [əˈlaɪt]
UK [ə'laɪt]
  • adj.容光焕发;燃烧;着火;兴奋
  • v.降落;飞落;从(公共汽车、火车等)下来
  • Web落下;下车;点亮的
Simple Present:alights  Present Participle:alighting  Past Tense:alighted  
alight
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adj.
1.
燃烧;着火on fire
A cigarette set the dry grass alight .
一支香烟把干草点燃了。
Her dress caught alight in the fire.
她的衣服让火烧着了。
2.
容光焕发;兴奋showing a feeling of happiness or excitement
v.
1.
[i]
~ (in/on/upon sth)
降落;飞落to land in or on sth after flying to it
2.
[i]
~ (from sth)
从(公共汽车、火车等)下来to get out of a bus, a train or other vehicle
Do not alight from a moving bus.
公共汽车行驶时不要下车。

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