French translation of 'beacon'
Example Sentences Including 'beacon'
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Britain remains a beacon, with 10 per cent growth.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
And the beacon of hope was parked right outside the hut.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
But there is one shining beacon of light - car auctions are booming.The Sun (2009)
Its ability to flash its light allows it to double up as an emergency beacon, making it a useful thing to keep in the car boot.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Most of the time these visuals are circling out and around the auditorium like the beacon of a lighthouse.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
O beacon that shines as bright as day in the night.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Out of the darkness of one man's library shines a beacon.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Some lives, some deeds, shine out like beacons.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
We are all being urged to recycle more nowadays, and Hollywood is embracing salvage so ferociously that it could become a beacon for green values.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
One publisher has called the book 'a beacon of light to women '.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
So the body becomes a beacon of their beliefs.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Elstree has no instrument landing system, radar or directional radio beacons.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Germany has worked hard to become a beacon of liberal social democracy after Nazism.The Sun (2015)
It will become as bright as all the other stars in the galaxy put together and shine like a beacon halfway across the universe.The Sun (2010)
Protesters plan to light beacons at beauty spots along the planned route.The Sun (2011)
She is a beacon of hope.The Sun (2008)
She lights first beacon in nationwide chain of 1,000.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
THE apex of the arch is fitted with a warning beacon for low-lying aircraft.The Sun (2007)
The couple also triggered their emergency beacon.The Sun (2009)
The picture showed his vehicle displaying an emergency beacon.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
We visited the idyllic village to ask locals why they think it has become a beacon of longevity.The Sun (2012)
One shining beacon of hope amidst this week of gloom.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Who is the beacon for our hopes?Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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'beacon' in Other Languages
British English: beacon NOUN
A beacon is a light or a fire, usually on a hill or tower, which acts as a signal or a warning.
They used an emergency beacon to send for help.
Translation of beacon from the Collins English to French Dictionary