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OVERVIEW OF NOUN BE

1) beryllium, Be, glucinium, atomic number : a light strong brittle grey toxic bivalent metallic element

OVERVIEW OF VERB BE

1) be: have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun); “John is rich”; “This is not a good answer

2) be: be identical to; be someone or something; “The president of the company is John Smith”; “This is my house

3) be: occupy a certain position or area; be somewhere; “Where is my umbrella?” “The toolshed is in the back”; “What is behind this behavior?”

4) exist, be: have an existence, be extant; “Is there a God?”

5) be: happen, occur, take place; “I lost my wallet; this was during the visit to my parents’ house”; “There were two hundred people at his funeral”; “There was a lot of noise in the kitchen

6) equal, be: be identical or equivalent to; “One dollar equals 1,000 rubles these days!”

7) constitute, represent, make up, comprise, be: form or compose; “This money is my only income”; “The stone wall was the backdrop for the performance”; “These constitute my entire belonging”; “The children made up the chorus”; “This sum represents my entire income for a year”; “These few men comprise his entire army

8) be, follow: work in a specific place, with a specific subject, or in a specific function; “He is a herpetologist”; “She is our resident philosopher”

9) embody, be, personify: represent, as of a character on stage; “Derek Jacobi was Hamlet”

10) be: spend or use time; “I may be an hour

11) be, live: have life, be alive; “Our great leader is no more”; “My grandfather lived until the end of war

12) be: to remain unmolested, undisturbed, or uninterrupted — used only in infinitive form; “let her be”

13) cost, be: be priced at; “These shoes cost $100″

noun be has 1 sense(s)


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BE, B.E., Be, or be may refer to:

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