- Antonyms of ALIGHT
blackened, choked, cloudy, dark, darkened, darkish, darkling, dead, dimmed, dusk, dusky, extinguished, gloomy, gray, leaden, lightless, lightproof, murky, pale, pitch-dark, quenched, shadowy, smothered, somber, stamped, sunless, tenebrous, unlighted, unlit, Damped, Doused, Obscured, pitch black, Snuffed, Suffocated.
- Examples of usage:
- The cab passed through into an inner court, stopped, and Gascoigne was ordered to alight. - "The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood" by Arthur Griffiths
- My dears, the child came out again in a few minutes, her face all alight. - "The Green Satin Gown" by Laura E. Richards
- The mouth above the strong, clean- cut chin was singularly sweet, the grey eyes, alight and ardent, meeting the world with a friendly gaiety of expression that seemed to expect and ask for friendliness in return. - "The Vision of Desire" by Margaret Pedler