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Definition of bee:

  1. 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.
  2. An insect of the order Hymenoptera, and family Apidae ( the honeybees), or family Andrenidae ( the solitary bees.) See Honeybee.
  3. p. p. of Be; - used for been.
  4. Pieces of hard wood bolted to the sides of the bowsprit, to reeve the fore- topmast stays through; - called also bee blocks.

Synonyms:

vagrancy, beetle, freak, social, party, busy oneself with, kink, hound something, pursue, megrim, whimsy, boutade, function, impulse, caprice, be fussy about, vagary, bloodsucker, conceit, humor, notion, thoughts, whim, fancy, crank, hound somebody, maggot.

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