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Another word for beam

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Noun
  1. A large, oblong piece of wood or other material, used especially for construction

      1. Trees or forests collectively
      2. A person considered to have qualities suited for a particular activity:
      3. (Brit.) lumber
      1. A person who rafts
      2. One of the sloping beams that supports a pitched roof.
      3. Any of the boards or planks that slope from the ridge of a roof to the eaves and serve to support the roof
      1. (Sports) An incomplete or misleading motion, especially an illegal move made by a baseball pitcher.
      2. A wooden beam or rafter.
      3. A roughly hewn piece of timber
    See also:

    matter

  2. A series of particles or waves traveling close together in parallel paths

      1. A vertical passage housing an elevator.
      2. The section of a hair projecting from the surface of the body.
      3. A cone or column of light; ray; beam
      1. A narrow stream of radiant energy, especially visible light, traveling in a straight or nearly straight line.
      2. A ray flower or the strap-shaped portion of the corolla of a ray flower.
      3. A medullary ray
    See also:

    light

Verb
  1. To emit a bright light

      1. To cause to shine, as a light.
      2. (US) To make bright; to cause to shine by reflected light.
      3. To create light with (a flashlight, lamp, torch, or similar).
      1. To issue or emerge in rays or waves:
      2. To come forth or spread out in rays
      3. To send out rays of heat, light, etc.; be radiant
      1. To become or make incandescent
      2. To cause to be (to become) incandescent, especially by the application of heat
      1. To give out a steady, even light without flame or blaze
      2. To be or feel hot; give out heat
      3. To have a bright, warm, usually reddish color:
      1. To appear or be revealed briefly or suddenly
      2. To shine or reflect with a gleam or gleams
      3. To emit a gleam; flash or glow:
      1. To emit heat or light by fire or energy:
      2. To be very eager:
      3. To harden or impart a finish to by subjecting to intense heat; fire:
      1. To give off a strong, vivid light; shine very brightly; glare
      2. To burn with a bright flame.
      3. To burn rapidly or brightly; flame
    See also:

    light

  2. To curve the lips upward in expressing amusement, pleasure, or happiness

      1. To have or form a smile.
      2. To express with a smile:
      3. To express with a smile
      1. To draw back the lips and show the teeth in pain, scorn, etc.
      2. To smile broadly, often baring the teeth, as in amusement, glee, embarrassment, or other strong emotion.
      3. To smile broadly as in amusement or pleasure, or, sometimes, in embarrassment

Another word for beam

Verb
  1. To emit

  2. To shine

      1. To be reflected as a gleam:
      2. To emit a gleam; flash or glow:
      3. To shine or reflect with a gleam or gleams
      1. To sparkle with light; to shine with a brilliant and broken light or showy luster; to gleam.
      2. To sparkle brilliantly; glisten:
      3. To shine with a sparkling light; be bright; glisten; sparkle
      1. To issue or emerge in rays or waves:
      2. To come forth or spread out in rays
      3. To send out rays of heat, light, etc.; be radiant
    See also:

    shine

    radiate

  3. To smile

      1. To be flushed, as from emotion, enthusiasm, etc.; be rosy or ruddy
      2. To give out a steady, even light without flame or blaze
      3. To be or feel hot; give out heat
      1. To be amused
      2. To feel or express derision or contempt; mock:
      3. To feel or suggest joyousness; appear bright and merry
      1. To draw back the lips and show the teeth in pain, scorn, etc.
      2. To smile broadly, often baring the teeth, as in amusement, glee, embarrassment, or other strong emotion.
      3. To smile broadly as in amusement or pleasure, or, sometimes, in embarrassment
    See also:

    smile