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  • as insteer
  • as inguide

synonyms for beaconing

  • drive
  • escort
  • govern
  • herd
  • shepherd
  • beacon
  • captain
  • conduct
  • control
  • helm
  • lead
  • pilot
  • point
  • route
  • run
  • see
  • show
  • skipper
  • be in the driver's seat
  • head for
  • run things
  • take over
  • take the helm
  • take the reins
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How to use beaconing in a sentence

As a pulsar rotates, it sweeps a beam of radio waves around in space like a lighthouse, which appears to Earth as a radio beacon flickering on and off.
WHY LOSING ARECIBO IS A BIG DEAL FOR ASTRONOMYMARIA TEMMINGDECEMBER 4, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
To my astronomy-riddled graduate brain, Michael was a beacon to a promised land of scientific wonders without borders.
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If someone with whom you’ve exchanged beacons reports a positive coronavirus test, the system alerts you so you can get checked yourself.
THE 100 GREATEST INNOVATIONS OF 2020POPULAR SCIENCE STAFFDECEMBER 2, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Personal locator beacons employ satellites to transmit a help signal.
HOW TO SURVIVE A SNOWSTORM FROM INSIDE YOUR TRUCKKEITH MCCAFFERTYNOVEMBER 25, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Trebek and the show — the two difficult now to divorce — were a beacon of democratic ideals, flattening the world for all to consume.
REMEMBERING ALEX TREBEK, THE MAN WITH ALL THE ANSWERSOLIVER ROEDERNOVEMBER 9, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The bright stars themselves might be the best markers to exploit, together with our own sun forming a navigational beacon.
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Much international polling and commentary in recent years suggests that the US is losing its power to communicate, and is no longer seen as a cultural or political beacon.
AS THE WORLD WATCHES US ELECTION, THE APPEAL OF AMERICA IS DIMINISHEDLGBTQ-EDITORNOVEMBER 2, 2020NO STRAIGHT NEWS
My heart cleaved the eternity of separation, beaconing my sad return to them, and I followed gladly, hope being not yet dead.
CONTINENTAL MONTHLY, VOL. 5, ISSUE 2, FEBRUARY, 1864VARIOUS
The light of a great love shone out of the wonderful deeps of them, beaconing the way clear into the haven of her heart.
LOCHINVARS. R. CROCKETT
They hold and send forth the beaconing flash from every intellectual and loving light-house in the world.
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