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b, bbe, bee, e

Be — synonyms, definition

1. be (Verb)

16 synonyms
be alive breathe comprise constitute continue cost embody equal exist follow live make up move personify represent subsist
13 definitions

be (Verb) — Have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun). ex. "John is rich" ex. "This is not a good answer"

be (Verb) — Be identical to; be someone or something. ex. "The president of the company is John Smith" ex. "This is my house"

be (Verb) — Occupy a certain position or area; be somewhere. ex. "Where is my umbrella?" ex. "The toolshed is in the back" ex. "What is behind this behavior?"

be (Verb) — Have an existence, be extant. ex. "Is there a God?"

be (Verb) — Happen, occur, take place. ex. "I lost my wallet; this was during the visit to my parents' house" ex. "There was a lot of noise in the kitchen"

be (Verb) — Be identical or equivalent to. ex. "One dollar is 1,000 rubles these days!"

be (Verb) — Form or compose. ex. "This money is my only income" ex. "The stone wall was the backdrop for the performance"

be (Verb) — Work in a specific place, with a specific subject, or in a specific function. ex. "He is a herpetologist" ex. "She is our resident philosopher"

be (Verb) — Represent, as of a character on stage. ex. "Derek Jacobi was Hamlet"

be (Verb) — Spend or use time. ex. "I may be an hour"

be (Verb) — Have life, be alive. ex. "Our great leader is no more"

be (Verb) — To remain unmolested, undisturbed, or uninterrupted -- used only in infinitive form. ex. "let her be"

be (Verb) — Be priced at.

12 types of
occupy remain represent rest stand for stay symbol symbolise symbolize take typify use up
281 type
abound accept account account for act add up adhere adorn agree amount answer appear attend baffle bake balance be given be well beat beautify • • •

2. be (Noun)

3 synonyms
atomic number 4 beryllium glucinium
1 definition

be (Noun) — A light strong brittle grey toxic bivalent metallic element.

2 types of
metal metallic element
4 parts of
beryl chrysoberyl gadolinite ytterbite