beacon - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate beacon

beacon is hyphenated as bea-con

How to pronounce beacon

beacon is pronounced ´bēːkən

Number of syllables in beacon

The number of syllables in beacon is 2

What part of speech in beacon?

beacon can be a noun or an intransitive verb or a verb participle

How common in the word beacon?

beacon is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does beacon convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'beacon'

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Common collocations before 'beacon'

act, bright, eye, first, like, lit, look, now, off, second, see, star, stood, will, year

Words with similar spelling to beacon

bacon, deacon

Common Verb Collocations of beacon

be, become, blaze, burn, crown, erect, fall, glow, guide, have, kindle, leave, light, make, may, might, quench, ring, see, serve, set, shine, should, stand, take, tower, warn, will, use, gif

Common Conjunction Collocations of beacon

and, but, or