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Meaning of BEEHIVE

Pronunciation:  'bee`hIv

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a man-made receptacle that houses a swarm of bees
  2. [n]  any workplace where people are very busy
  3. [n]  a hairdo resembling a beehive
  4. [n]  a structure that provides a natural habitation for bees; as in a hollow tree

BEEHIVE is a 7 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: hive, hive
 See Also: apiary, bee house, coiffure, hair style, hairdo, nest, receptacle, skep, work, workplace



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Bee"hive`\, n.
A hive for a swarm of bees. Also used figuratively.

Note: A common and typical form of beehive was a domeshaped
      inverted basket, whence certain ancient Irish and
      Scotch architectural remains are called beehive houses.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming of a beehive indicates that there are many opportunities for you to get ahead in life and to not let them escape from your grasp. It symbolizes hard work and the importance of teamwork. A promotion may be in store for you. Dreaming of an empty beehive means sorrow over love affairs and loss in income. Dreaming of destroying a beehive, symbolizes losses and temporary poverty.