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noun [countable] beacon pronunciation in British English /ˈbiːkən/
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    mainly literary someone or something that encourages people and gives them a good example to follow
    beacon of:

    He called the country ‘a beacon of democracy and freedom.’



a title used before a man or woman's name as a gender-neutral alternative to Mr, Ms, etc

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another way of saying congratulations, or that something/someone looks nice or fascinating

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