be


Meanings

  • a light strong brittle grey toxic bivalent metallic element
  • have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun);
  • be identical to; be someone or something;
  • occupy a certain position or area; be somewhere;
    • "What is behind this behavior?"
  • have an existence, be extant;
  • happen, occur, take place;
  • be identical or equivalent to;
  • form or compose;
    • "These constitute my entire belonging"
  • work in a specific place, with a specific subject, or in a specific function;
  • represent, as of a character on stage;
  • spend or use time;
    • "I may be an hour"
  • have life, be alive;
  • to remain unmolested, undisturbed, or uninterrupted -- used only in infinitive form;
    • "let her be"
  • be priced at;
  • BE v present sing. 1st person -AM, 2d -ARE or -ART, 3d -IS, past sing. 1st and 3d persons -WAS, 2d -WERE or -WAST or -WERT, past participle BEEN, present participle BEING to have actuality


Scrabble Score: 4

Words With Friends Score: 5

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