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beekeeper

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noun bee·keep·er \-ˌkē-pər\

Simple Definition of beekeeper

  • : a person who raises bees

Full Definition of beekeeper

  1. :  a person who raises bees

bee·keep·ing noun

1783

First Known Use of beekeeper

1783


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