Beehive Definition

Define what is Beehive?

1. beehive (noun)

any workplace where people are very busy.

    Hypernyms

    workplace, work noun
    a place where work is done.

    2. beehive, hive (noun)

    a structure that provides a natural habitation for bees; as in a hollow tree.

      Synonyms: hive
      Hypernyms

      nest noun
      a structure in which animals lay eggs or give birth to their young.

      3. beehive (noun)

      a hairdo resembling a beehive.

        Hypernyms

        coif, coiffure, hair style, hairdo, hairstyle noun
        the arrangement of the hair (especially a woman's hair).

        4. hive, beehive (noun)

        a man-made receptacle that houses a swarm of bees.

          Synonyms: hive
          Hypernyms

          receptacle noun
          a container that is used to put or keep things in.

          Hyponyms

          skep noun
          a domed beehive made of twisted straw.

          Nearby Terms

          Beehive State (noun)
          a state in the western United States; settled in 1847 by Mormons led by Brigham Young

          beekeeper (noun)
          a farmer who keeps bees for their honey

          beekeeping (noun)
          the cultivation of bees on a commercial scale for the production of honey

          beeline (noun)
          the most direct route

          Beelzebub (noun)
          (Judeo-Christian and Islamic religions) chief spirit of evil and adversary of God; tempter of mankind; master of Hell

          beep (noun)
          a short high tone produced as a signal or warning

          beeper (noun)
          an electronic device that generates a series of beeps when the person carrying it is being paged

          beer (noun)
          a general name for alcoholic beverages made by fermenting a cereal (or mixture of cereals) flavored with hops

          beer barrel (noun)
          a barrel that holds beer

          beer bottle (noun)
          a bottle that holds beer

          beer can (noun)
          a can that holds beer

          beer drinker (noun)
          someone whose favorite drink is beer or ale

          beer garden (noun)
          tavern with an outdoor area (usually resembling a garden) where beer and other alcoholic drinks are served

          beer glass (noun)
          a relatively large glass for serving beer

          beer hall (noun)
          a hall or barroom featuring beer and (usually) entertainment