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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.


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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