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Synonyms for Beam (same or very similar meaning)

WordNet sense 1 (a group of nearly parallel lines of electromagnetic radiation):
ray, electron beam

WordNet sense 2 (a column of light (as from a beacon)):
irradiation, shaft, beam of light, light beam, ray of light, shaft of light

WordNet sense 3 (a signal transmitted along a narrow path; guides pilots in darkness or bad weather):
radio beam

WordNet sense 4 (a gymnastic apparatus used by women gymnasts):
balance beam

WordNet sense 5 (emit light; be bright, as of the sun or a light):

WordNet sense 6 (have a complexion with a strong bright color, such as red or pink):
glow, radiate

WordNet sense 7 (broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television):
air, broadcast, send, transmit

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