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alight

verb [I] (GET OUT OF) 出去     /əˈlaɪt/ (alighted or old-fashioned alit) old-fashioned , formal
to get out of a vehicle, especially a train or bus (尤指從火車或公共汽車上)下來 The suspect alighted from the train at Euston and proceeded to Heathrow. 嫌疑犯在尤斯頓下了火車,接著又趕往希斯洛機場。 Boarding and alighting from modes of transport
(Definition of alight verb (GET OUT OF) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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