Definition for A-LIGHT'

A-LIGHT', v.i. [Sax. alihtan, gelihtan, lihtan. See Light.]

  1. To get down or descend, as from on horseback or from a carriage.
  2. To descend and settle; as, a flying bird alights on a tree.
  3. To fall or descend and lodge; as, snow alights on a roof.

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