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Definition of Bee

Bee

  1. p. p. of Be; -- used for been.
  2. An insect of the order Hymenoptera, and family Apidae (the honeybees), or family Andrenidae (the solitary bees.) See Honeybee.
  3. A neighborly gathering of people who engage in united labor for the benefit of an individual or family; as, a quilting bee; a husking bee; a raising bee.
  4. Pieces of hard wood bolted to the sides of the bowsprit, to reeve the fore-topmast stays through; -- called also bee blocks.

Bee Quotations

Life is full of beauty. Notice it. Notice the bumble bee, the small child, and the smiling faces. Smell the rain, and feel the wind. Live your life to the fullest potential, and fight for your dreams.
Ashley Smith

Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee.
Muhammad Ali

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 Aurelius

What a kid I got, I told him about the birds and the bee and he told me about the butcher and my wife.
Rodney Dangerfield
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Bee Translations

bee in Danish is bi
bee in Dutch is honingbij, bij
bee in French is abeille
bee in German is Wettbewerb, Biene, Biene
bee in Italian is ape
bee in Norwegian is bie
bee in Portuguese is abelha
bee in Spanish is abeja
bee in Swedish is bi

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