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Beam — synonyms, definition

1. beam (Noun)

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arbor arbour axle balance balance beam balk beacon beam of light boom brace burst buttress electron beam emission flame flare flash flicker frame girder • • •
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beam (Noun) — A signal transmitted along a narrow path; guides aeroplane pilots in darkness or bad weather.

beam (Noun) — Long thick piece of wood, metal or concrete, etc., used in construction.

beam (Noun) — A group of nearly parallel lines of electromagnetic radiation.

beam (Noun) — A column of light (as from a beacon).

beam (Noun) — (nautical) breadth amidships.

beam (Noun) — The broad side of a ship. ex. "they sighted land on the port beam"

beam (Noun) — A gymnastic apparatus used by women gymnasts.

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breadth electromagnetic radiation electromagnetic wave exerciser gymnastic apparatus light nonparticulate radiation piece side sign signal signaling signalling structural member visible light visible radiation width
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balk baulk box beam box girder cantilever cathode ray crossbeam crosspiece full beam girder header heat ray high beam joist keel keelson laser beam lintel low beam moon ray • • •
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2. beam (Verb)

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aim air broadcast burn discharge eject emit flash focus give give forth give off give out glare gleam glimmer glisten glitter glow greet • • •
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beam (Verb) — Smile radiantly; express joy through one's facial expression.

beam (Verb) — Emit light; be bright, as of the sun or a light. ex. "The fire beamed on their faces"

beam (Verb) — Express with a beaming face or smile. ex. "he beamed his approval"

beam (Verb) — (broadcast medium) broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television. ex. "We cannot beam this X-rated song"

beam (Verb) — Have a complexion with a strong bright colour, such as red or pink. ex. "Her face beamed when she came out of the sauna"

beam (Verb) — Experience a feeling of well-being or happiness, as from good health or an intense emotion. ex. "She was beaming with joy"

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air appear bare evince experience express feel look publicise publicize seem show smile
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beacon beat down blaze burn flame flare flick flicker glare glow interrogate outshine rebroadcast rerun satellite scintillate shimmer sportscast telecast televise • • •