from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Smilingly happy; showing happy emotion.
  • v. Present participle of beam.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Emitting beams; radiant.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Characterized by radiance; bright; cheerful.
  • n. In cloth-manuf., the operation of winding the warp-yarn on the beam of a loom.
  • n. In leather-making, the operation of working hides with a slicker over a beam, or with a beaming-machine.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. pleased and proud
  • adj. cheerful and bright
  • adj. radiating or as if radiating light


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