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Synonyms for beacon
ˈbi kən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. beacon, beacon fire(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    beacon light, pharos, lighthouse, beacon fire, radio beacon

  2. radio beacon, beacon(noun)

    a radio station that broadcasts a directional signal for navigational purposes

    Synonyms:
    beacon light, pharos, lighthouse, beacon fire, radio beacon

  3. beacon, lighthouse, beacon light, pharos(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    beacon light, pharos, lighthouse, beacon fire, radio beacon

  4. beacon(verb)

    shine like a beacon

  5. beacon(verb)

    guide with a beacon

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. beacon(n.)

    Synonyms:
    signal-fire

  2. beacon(n.)

    Synonyms:
    mark, sign, signal

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    indicator, beacons, phare, headlight, lighthouse, tag, glimmer, torch, marker, flag, distress, tags, headlamp, buoy, flagship

How to pronounce beacon?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say beacon in sign language?

  1. beacon

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2454tag
#5800indicator
#7866marker
#11276beacon
#11892lighthouse
#12669distress
#12910torch
#18153flagship
#20346headlight
#26653buoy
#29964headlamp
#33648glimmer
#34839beacons
#35501pharos
#51165phare

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