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Synonyms for beacon
ˈbi kənbea·con

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Princeton's WordNet2.0 / 6 votes

  1. beacon, beacon firenoun

    a fire (usually on a hill or tower) that can be seen from a distance

    beacon light, pharos, lighthouse, beacon fire, radio beacon

  2. radio beacon, beaconnoun

    a radio station that broadcasts a directional signal for navigational purposes

    beacon light, pharos, lighthouse, beacon fire, radio beacon

  3. beacon, lighthouse, beacon light, pharosverb

    a tower with a light that gives warning of shoals to passing ships

    beacon light, pharos, lighthouse, beacon fire, radio beacon

  4. beaconverb

    shine like a beacon

  5. beaconverb

    guide with a beacon

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  1. beaconnoun


  2. beaconnoun

    mark, sign, signal

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words1.0 / 1 vote

  1. beaconnoun

    balefire, signal fire, signal, pharos

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  1. Ilhan Omar:

    So our hope is that... this boycott would result in changes in the law, because we understand that when you restrict people's ability to vote, you create a democracy that isn't fully functioning for all of us. And if we are to continue to be a beacon of hope for all democracies around the world, we must stand our ground.

  2. Steve Warren:

    The UH-1 had launched to deliver tarps and rice, because of the terrain (it) had not been in contact for approximately two hours. No emergency beacon has been detected at this time.

  3. President Barack Obama:

    This is who we want to help, this is the face of people all around the world who still look to the United States as a beacon of hope.

  4. An Ohio doctor:

    What was I to this world if not a beacon of light shining upon those who couldn’t scan the internet for their own hilarious and entertaining comic relief? i guess what I am trying to say is that you’re welcome and you owe me big time.

  5. Nelly Cheboi:

    The coolest thing about being the CNN Hero of the Year was being the beacon of hope. There is hope. Poverty has an expiration date. This is all temporary.

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