Definitions For Alight


  • Come down
  • To come to rest, settle
  • To stop on a surface after flying
  • To step down from a boat, vehicle, etc.


  • Lighted up by or as by fire or flame

Is Alight a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Alight is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Alight in a Sentence

  • A group of tourists alighted from the boat.
  • A flock of eight swans circled above, then alighted on the pond
  • The sky was alight with stars.
  • Enemy soldiers set the building alight.

Synonyms for Alight

Antonyms for Alight

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