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alight / estar ardiendo
alight   1   [əˈlaɪt]   -adjective
1. (literally)
·to be alight
[fire]   estar ardiendo
[lamp]   estar encendido or Latin America prendido
·to keep a fire alight
·mantener un fuego ardiendo
·to set alight
·pegar fuego a,   incendiar
2. (figurative)
·alight with
[+happiness, enthusiasm]   resplandeciente de
alight / bajar
alight   2   [əˈlaɪt]   -intransitive verb
1. (from vehicle)   bajar,   apearse   (from   de)
2. (on branch, etcetera)
[bird, insect]   posarse   (on   sobre)
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