alight - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate alight

alight is hyphenated as a-light

How to pronounce alight

alight is pronounced ə´läɪt

Number of syllables in alight

The number of syllables in alight is 2

What part of speech in alight?

alight can be an adverb or an intransitive verb

How common in the word alight?

alight is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does alight convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'alight'

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Common collocations before 'alight'

before, down, eye, face, fire, just, long, look, now, over, saw, set, still, through, turn

Words with similar spelling to alight

alright, aright, blight, flight, light, plight, slight

Common Verb Collocations of alight

allow, be, begin, burn, can, come, compel, do, enter, force, glow, go, happen, have, help, keep, know, lead, might, oblige, prepare, propose, see, seem, set, should, take, try, walk, will

Common Conjunction Collocations of alight

and, but, or