Synonyms and Antonyms of beam
1 to emit rays of light a lighthouse has beamed from this site since the 1790s Synonyms of beam shine, radiate, rayWords Related to beam blaze, burn, fire, flame, gleam, glimmer, glint, glisten, glister, glitter, glow, luminesce, sheen, shimmer; blink, coruscate, flare, flash, flicker, luster (or lustre), scintillate, spangle, sparkle, twinkle, wink, winkle; beat (down), glare; brighten, illuminate, illumine, irradiate, light, lighten; bedazzle, blind, daze, dazzleNear Antonyms of beam blacken, darken; lower (also lour)
2 to express an emotion (as amusement) by curving the lips upward my father beamed when I showed him my new car Synonyms of beam smile, grinWords Related to beam laugh, simper; smirk, sneerNear Antonyms of beam grimace; frown, glare, gloom, glower, lower (also lour), scowl; pout, sulk
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