Meaning of abeam

  1. on a line at right angles to a ship's or an aircraft's length.
    the lighthouse was abeam at noon

mid 19th century: from a-2 (expressing general direction) + beam.

Information about abeam

  • It is an adverb.
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Hyphenation of abeam


  • It consists of 1 syllables and 5 chars.
  • abeam is a word monosyllabic because it has one syllable

Anagrams of abeam


Words that rhyme with abeam

beam, hardbeam, candlebeam, eyebeam, whitebeam, tiebeam, weighbeam, semibeam, quickbeam, embeam, Sunbeam, hornbeam, moonbeam, quickenbeam, sunbeam, microbeam, underbeam, crossbeam, breastbeam, outbeam, dewbeam, drawbeam, daybeam

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