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been past participle of be.
beep a short, high sound that serves as a signal. A beep is made by an electronic device or a car horn. [3 definitions]
beer an alcoholic drink made of hops and malt. [2 definitions]
beeswax the wax made by bees in building their honeycombs.
beet a plant whose leaves and fleshy dark red root can be eaten.
beetle1 an insect with a pair of hard front wings that covers a pair of thin wings. There are many different kinds of beetles. Japanese beetles, ladybugs, and fireflies are beetles.
befall to take place; happen. [2 definitions]
before at an earlier time; in the past. [6 definitions]
beforehand ahead of time; at an earlier time.
befriend to be or act as a friend to.
beg to ask a favor of; to plead for. [3 definitions]
began past tense of begin.
beggar a person who begs as a way to meet basic needs such as food and clothing.
begin to do the first step in a process; start. [3 definitions]
beginning the first part of something. [2 definitions]
begonia a tropical plant with bright flowers in many colors. The leaves are often streaked or spotted.
begun past participle of begin.
behalf support; aid (used with "in" or "on" and followed by "of"). [2 definitions]
behave to act or function in a certain way. [3 definitions]
behavior the way a person acts or behaves. [2 definitions]
behaviour a spelling of "behavior" used in Canada and Britain. See "behavior" for more information.