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Bee Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • any of numerous hairy-bodied insects including social and solitary species
  • a social gathering to carry out some communal task or to hold competitions

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • any of numerous hairy-bodied insects including social and solitary species ,
  • a social gathering to carry out some communal task or to hold competitions

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Bee Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Bees are flying insects of the Order Hymenoptera, which also includes ants, wasps and sawflies. There are about 20,000 species of bees. Bees collect pollen from flowers. Bees can be found on all continents except Antarctica.

Bees fall into four groups:

The European honey bee (called Apis mellifera by biologists), are kept by humans for honey. Keeping bees to make honey is called beekeeping, or apiculture.



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* Aerodynamically, the bumble bee shouldn't be able to fly, but the bumble bee doesn't know it so it goes on flying anyway. - Mary Kay Ash

* We ought to do good to others as simply as a horse runs, or a bee makes honey, or a vine bears grapes season after season without thinking of the grapes it has borne. - Marcus Aelius Aurelius

* We get new ideas from God every hour of our day when we put our trust in Him -- but we have to follow that inspiration up with perspiration -- we have to work to prove our faith. Remember that the bee that hangs around the hive never gets any honey. - Albert E. Cliffe


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Bee Sample Sentences in News


  • Pennridge seventh-grader wins spelling bee
    The fourth time was the charm for the winner of this year’s Regional Spelling Bee in Bucks and Montgomery counties, Bill Jerdan, a seventh-grader at Pennridge Central Middle School. Read more on this news related to 'Bee'
  • Buzz Kill: Hundreds of European Bee Species Threatened With Extinction
    Are we about to see a pollinator apocalypse in Europe? "We must not forget that most of our wildflowers and crops are pollinated by a whole range of different bee species,” he said. Read more on this news related to 'Bee'
  • Louisville Middle School's Jake Hofgard to represent Colorado in national geography bee
    Louisville Middle School seventh-grader Jake Hofgard, who has competed in geography bees since fourth-grade, recently used his geography knowledge to win the Colorado Geographic Bee — and will go on to represent the state in the national bee in May in Washington. D.C. Read more on this news related to 'Bee'

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