beehive

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noun bee·hive \ˈbē-ˌhīv\

Definition of beehive

  1. 1 :  hive 1

  2. 2 :  something resembling a hive for bees: such asa :  a scene of crowded activityb :  a woman's hairdo that is conical in shape

beehive

adjective

Examples of beehive in a sentence

  1. The office was a beehive of activity.

  2. wearing her hair in a beehive

14th Century

First Known Use of beehive

14th century


BEEHIVE Defined for English Language Learners

beehive

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noun bee·hive \ˈbē-ˌhīv\

Definition of beehive for English Language Learners

  • : 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


BEEHIVE Defined for Kids

beehive

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noun bee·hive \ˈbē-ˌhīv\

Definition of beehive for Students

  1. :  hive



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