Crossword clues for beeb
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
colloquial shortening of B.B.C., attested from 1967.
BEEB was a weekly, children's magazine centred on the BBC's most popular programmes at the time of its publication. It was published by Polystyle Publications and was created as a competitor to ITV's Look-in magazine. It lasted 20 issues between 29 January 1985 and 11 June 1985. There was no announcement in the last issue, or any resolution to the ongoing comic serials.
Usage examples of "beeb".
Nor had his friends at the BBC been backward in telling him that Tony Baddingham was a shit, or that ITV, notoriously more reactionary and restrictive than the Beeb, would be far harder to work for.
We worked together at the Beeb,' he added, by way of slight mitigation.
Several weeks had gone by since the barracks last had power while the Beeb was on the air: the Lizards kept plastering the transmitter, trying to stop the human broadcast.
Several weeks had gone by since the barracks last had power while the Beeb was on the air: the Lizards kept plastering the transmitter, trying to silence the human broadcast.
I'll talk to one or two people I know at the Beeb and see what they think.