Übersetzung von “alight” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch

alight

adjective uk /əˈlaɪt/ us

burning

aceso
I had to use a bit of petrol to get the fire alight.
The rioters overturned several cars and set them alight.
He was smoking in bed and his blankets caught alight.

brightly lit up

iluminado
The sky was alight with hundreds of fireworks.
verb uk /əˈlaɪt/ us old-fashioned

formal to get out of a vehicle, especially a train or bus

descer
The suspect alighted from the train at Euston and proceeded to Heathrow.

formal to land on something

pousar
A butterfly alighted gently on the flower.

(Übersetzung von “alight” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)