bee's knees

noun

Definition of bee's knees

: a highly admired person or thing : cat's meow

First Known Use of bee's knees

1921, in the meaning defined above

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“Bee's knees.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bee%27s%20knees. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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