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beam
British English: /biːm/
American English: /bim/

Translation of beam in German:

noun

  • 2 (ray etc.)
    [Licht]strahl Mask.
    beam of light
    Lichtstrahl Mask.
    the car's headlamps were on full beam
    die Scheinwerfer des Wagens waren aufgeblendet
  • 3 (Aviat, Mil, etc.) (guide)
    Peil- od. Leitstrahl Mask.
    (course) come in on the beam
    auf dem Peil- od. Leitstrahl ein- od. anfliegen
    be off beam [figurative] [informal]
    danebenliegen [informal]
    be on the beam [figurative] [informal]
    richtig liegen [informal]
  • 4 (smile)
    Strahlen Neutr.
  • 5 (Nautical)
    (ship's breadth) [größte] Schiffsbreite
    (side of ship) [Schiffs]seite Fem.
    beams
    Decksbalken
    on the beam
    querschiffs
    on the port beam broad in the beam [figurative] [informal]
    breithüftig
  • 6 (in balance)
    Waagebalken Mask.

transitive verb

intransitive verb

  • 2 (smile) beam at somebody
    jemanden anstrahlen

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