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alight

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filled with much light
  • We approached the clearing, alight with torches, and observed a reenactment of ancient rites by Druids.
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alight

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1 to come to rest after descending from the air
  • A flock of eight swans circled above, then alighted on the pond.
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2 to come down from something (as a vehicle)
  • As she alighted from the train, she momentarily lost her footing.
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