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Synonyms for beacon

a fire (usually on a hill or tower) that can be seen from a distance

a radio station that broadcasts a directional signal for navigational purposes

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a tower with a light that gives warning of shoals to passing ships

shine like a beacon

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guide with a beacon

References in classic literature ?
Joe Joy provided the badges, and aunt got out some of the Revolutionary wine from the old Beacon Street cellar.
With Betteredge's help, I soon stood in the right position to see the Beacon and the Coast-guard flagstaff in a line together.
My directions in the memorandum instructed me to feel along the line traced by the stick, beginning with the end which was nearest to the beacon.
As their sight was gradually restored, it seemed to each that the momentary gloom, which followed the extinction of the beacon, was to be replaced by as broad a light as that of noon-day.
If someone is caught in an avalanche the rest of the group switches their devices - also called avalanche beacons - to the receive mode and searches.
Buddy Beacon also lets Helio members send out an SMS message asking their friends to flip on their Buddy Beacons.
The Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) today announced the launch of a program to develop online industry standards for the use of web beacons, also called "web bugs.
These Beacons track the number of users and the user activity on an Advertiser's web site.
Beacon Customers to Benefit from Advanced ACH Solution
Answering pleas from girls around the world, Beacon Street Girl Charlotte is returning to Paris to visit her best Parisian friend Sophie in the first BSG Adventure book.
They're all curve balls in the otherwise normal lives of the Beacon Street Girls, five plucky twelve-year-olds who live in the same Boston suburb.
Beacon Systems, a supply chain consulting and systems integration firm, announced today that it has joined the Ecometry Alliance Network (EAN) and now offers clients a complete array of material handling and logistics solutions as a complement to the Ecometry Commerce Suite(TM).
The value proposition Beacon offers with in-house Internet banking is a better fit for community banks and their customers," said Charles Potts, president and co-founder, Beacon Software, Inc.
DataComm's large customer base, national presence, quality service and longevity in the marketplace make them an ideal partner," said Charles Potts, president and co-founder of Beacon Software, Inc.