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beacon

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of beacon

  1. something that provides illumination the floodlit skyscraper is one of the city's most beloved nighttime beacons Synonyms of beacon light, illuminant, lampWords Related to beacon arc lamp (also arc light), candelabra, candelabrum, candle, chandelier, dark lantern, electric, flare, flash, flashbulb, flashcube, flashlight, floodlight, fluorescent lamp, gaslight, gasolier, girandole, headlight, incandescent lamp, klieg light (or kleig light), lantern, light bulb, lighthouse, lighting, sconce, spotlight, streetlight, sun lamp


beacon

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of beacon

  1. to supply with light a lone lighthouse beacons the entrance to the island's only harbor Synonyms of beacon bathe, illuminate, emblaze, illume, illumine, irradiate, light, lightenWords Related to beacon brighten; beam, beat (down), radiate, shine; enhalo, halo; floodlight; highlight, spotlight; blaze, burn, fire, flame, glare, glow, ignite, incinerate, kindle; bedazzle, blind, daze, dazzle; gleam, glisten, glitterNear Antonyms of beacon dim, dull, obscure; cover, shroud, veil; douse (also dowse), extinguish, put out, quench, snuff (out)Antonyms of beacon blacken, darken, obfuscate



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