beehive

5 ENTRIES FOUND:

bee·hive

noun \ˈbē-ˌhīv\

: a nest for bees

: a place filled with busy activity

: a woman's hairdo in which long hair is piled high on top of the head

Full Definition of BEEHIVE

1
:  hive 1
2
:  something resembling a hive for bees: as
a :  a scene of crowded activity
b :  a woman's hairdo that is conical in shape
beehive adjective

Examples of BEEHIVE

  1. The office was a beehive of activity.
  2. wearing her hair in a beehive

First Known Use of BEEHIVE

14th century

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