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adjective [never before noun]     alight pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    set something alight:

    Dozens of cars were set alight.

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  2. 2
    literary if someone’s face or eyes are alight, their expression shows a feeling such as excitement or happiness
  3. 3
    literary bright or shining

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the act or practice of telling the future using random items such as playing cards

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