Is ALIGHTING a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Collins Scrabble Words :  YES

Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'alighting'


  1. ALIGHTING, to stop on a surface after flying
  2. ALIGHTING, to step down from a boat, vehicle, etc.

Antonyms for 'alighting'

The word ALIGHTING is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 17 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'alighting' in a sentence

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

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