Definition of "Beam" :
noun: a gymnastic apparatus used by women gymnasts
noun: long thick piece of wood or metal or concrete, etc., used in construction
noun: the broad side of a ship
"They sighted land on the port beam."
noun: (nautical) breadth amidships
noun: a signal transmitted along a narrow path; guides airplane pilots in darkness or bad weather
noun: a column of light (as from a beacon)
noun: a group of nearly parallel lines of electromagnetic radiation
verb: smile radiantly; express joy through one's facial expression
verb: broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television
verb: express with a beaming face or smile
"He beamed his approval."
verb: experience a feeling of well-being or happiness, as from good health or an intense emotion
"She was beaming with joy."
verb: have a complexion with a strong bright color, such as red or pink
verb: emit light; be bright, as of the sun or a light
"The fire beamed on their faces."