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adjective [never before noun] alight pronunciation in British English /əˈlaɪt/
  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


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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