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There are 14 meanings of the word Been.

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Been - as a noun

A light strong brittle grey toxic bivalent metallic element

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
atomic number 4beryllium16glucinium14

Been - as a verb

Have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)

Example: "John is rich"

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suffer12feel7remain8rest4stay7continue10coruscate13scintillate13sparkle13bedevil13befuddle15confound14confuse12discombobulate23fox13fuddle11throw11rank8point7need5require16want7compact15pack12rest4cut5boil6seethe9moon aboutmoon aroundmope8appear10look8seem6appear10seem6owe6belong9cover10represent11account11cut acrossbegin8start5begin8stand6define10delimit10delimitate13delineate10specify17go3add upmake sensecomprise14consist9prove10turn outturn upaccount forremain8adhere10stand bystick11stick byfootle9hang aroundlallygag13linger7loaf7loiter6lollygag13lounge7lurk8mess aboutmill aboutmill aroundtarry8add upamount8come8number10total5count7matter8weigh12rate4deserve11merit7buy8shine8fall7depend10underlie9behoove15behove14stink9delimit10subtend10body forthembody14incarnate11substantiate14contain9hold8take8be4cost6measure9buzz24hum8seethe9abound9disaccord15disagree10discord11gape7yaw9yawn10be givenincline9lean4run3tend5go3run3enter5figure10press7rage5interrelate11relate6rut3stagnate9stagnate9come in handysquat14hoodoo10impend11range6run3continue10remain8stay7stay onsell4translate9head8head upcome in forcompare13come8fall7encounter11run intogravitate13pay8diverge12shine8iridescelie3stand6hang8litter6suit4end4terminate11fit6lend5let gobelong9belong9curve10twist8wind8jumble17mingle9promise11accept12take8clean7draw8wash10balance11come8hail7act5test4answer9beat6hold8count7contain9connect11sell4sell4make10adorn6beautify16deck11decorate11embellish16grace8consist9work11lubricate13breathe12trim6swing9osculate10transplant12cohere11object17stick11recognize21distribute13put outbake10broil7drown9swim9swim9belong9geek9

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Be identical to; be someone or something

Example: "The president of the company is john smith"

Happen, occur, take place

Example: "I lost my wallet; this was during the visit to my parents' house"

Be identical or equivalent to

Example: "One dollar equals 1,000 rubles these days!"

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Form or compose

Example: "This money is my only income"

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Work in a specific place, with a specific subject, or in a specific function

Example: "He is a herpetologist"

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Represent, as of a character on stage

Example: "Derek jacobi was hamlet"

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represent11stand forsymbolise16symbolize25typify17
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Spend or use time

Example: "I may be an hour"

Have life, be alive

Example: "Our great leader is no more"

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To remain unmolested, undisturbed, or uninterrupted -- used only in infinitive form

Example: "Let her be"

Be priced at

Example: "These shoes cost $100"

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Example Sentences

"I have been waiting for you all day."
"She has been studying for her exams."
"They have been traveling around the world."
"He has been working late every night this week."
"I have been to that restaurant before."
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Word Game Points

Is BEEN a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, been is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

BEEN has a SCRABBLE points total of 6.

Is BEEN a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, been is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
BEEN has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 8.

Is BEEN a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, been is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
BEEN has a WORDFEUD points total of 7.

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