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be on to (informal) to have inside information about.
Berber a group of languages spoken by many people in northern Africa, especially in the countries of Morocco and Algeria.
beret a soft, round, flat cap with a snug headband. A beret does not have a visor.
Berlin the capital city of Germany. Between 1945 and 1990 the city was divided into East Berlin and West Berlin. For most of that time the Berlin Wall, a concrete and wire barrier, separated East and West Berlin.
berry any of several small, juicy fruits that do not have a pit, such as the strawberry, raspberry, or blueberry. [2 definitions]
berth a shelf or bunk for sleeping on a ship or train. [2 definitions]
beryllium a hard, light, gray substance that is one of the chemical elements. Beryllium is sometimes combined with other elements to form an alloy. It is also used in building rockets. (symbol: Be)
beseech to make an important or urgent request to; beg.
beset to attack from all sides; besiege.
beside next to; at the side of. [2 definitions]
beside oneself very upset or excited.
besides also; in addition. [3 definitions]
beside the point not important to the main object of interest or discussion.
besiege to surround with soldiers in order to attack or capture. [2 definitions]
be sorry to suffer for an action or a choice one has made.
be spoiling for (informal) to be eager for.
best superlative of good. [6 definitions]
bestow to give as a gift or award (usually followed by "on").
bet to agree to pay if one's guess about some future event is wrong. [4 definitions]
beta the name of the second letter of the Greek alphabet.
betray to help the enemy of; commit treason. [2 definitions]