English - English Dictionary

Few words

eye-beaminga radiant glance of the eye; "he pretended profundity by eye-beamings at people"
balance beama gymnastic apparatus used by women gymnasts
beama gymnastic apparatus used by women gymnasts
beamlong thick piece of wood or metal or concrete, etc., used in construction
beam balancea balance consisting of a lever with two equal arms and a pan suspended from each arm
box beama beam built up from boards; has a hollow rectangular cross section
I-beamgirder having a cross section resembling the letter `I''
beam scalea portable balance consisting of a pivoted bar with arms of unequal length
tie beama horizontal beam used to prevent two other structural members from spreading apart or separating; "he nailed the rafters together with a tie beam"
crossbeama horizontal beam that extends across something
beam(nautical) breadth amidships
radio beama signal transmitted along a narrow path; guides pilots in darkness or bad weather
beama signal transmitted along a narrow path; guides pilots in darkness or bad weather
beam-ends(nautical) at the ends of the transverse deck beams of a vessel; "on her beam-ends" means heeled over on the side so that the deck is almost vertical
beama column of light (as from a beacon)
beam of lighta column of light (as from a beacon)
light beama column of light (as from a beacon)
beama group of nearly parallel lines of electromagnetic radiation
electron beama group of nearly parallel lines of electromagnetic radiation
high beamthe beam of a car''s headlights that provides distant illumination
moonbeama ray of moonlight
sunbeama ray of sunlight
laser beama beam of light generated by a laser
low beamthe beam of a car''s headlights that provides illumination for a short distance
particle beama collimated flow of particles (atoms or electrons or molecules)