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Synonyms for beaconˈbi 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, beacon, 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, beacon, 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, beacon, 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

List of paraphrases:

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


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