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been See be

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Alternative spellings

Pronunciation

  • /ˈbiːn/, /"bi:n/
  • /bin/, /bin/
  • Homophones: bean
    Rhymes with: -iːn
  • /ˈbɪn/, /"bIn/
  • /bɪn/, /bIn/
  • Homophones: bean, bin (US accent)
    Rhymes with: -ɪn

Verb

been
  1. past participle of be

See also

Dutch

Pronunciation

Noun

  1. leg, limb of a person, horse (other animals have poten) and certain objects (again many have poten)
    De benen van een passer. — The legs of a pair of compasses.
  2. side, leg
    De benen van een hoek. — The sides of an angle.
  1. bone, constituent part of a skeleton.
  2. (no plural) bone, the chalky material bones are made of

Derived terms

Synonyms

Low Saxon

Noun

been

Scots

Verb

been

Extensive Definition

Been may refer to:
been in Dutch: Been
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