Dictionary

abeam

adverb or adjective \ə-ˈbēm\

Definition of ABEAM

:  off to the side of a ship or plane especially at a right angle to the middle of the ship or plane's length

First Known Use of ABEAM

circa 1836

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: abearPrevious Word in the Dictionary: abductivelyAll Words Near: abeam
April 24, 2015
tyro Hear it
a beginner in learning
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears