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bee /bi:/Concise Dictionary
- danh từ
- (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ) buổi vui chơi tập thể, buổi lao động tập thể
- to have a bee in one's bonnet
- nung nấu trong óc một ý nghĩ gì; có một cái gì ám ảnh trong đầu
- to have one's head full of bees; to have been in the hesd (brains)
- ấp ủ trong lòng những mộng tưởng viễn vông
- to put the bee on
- (từ Mỹ,nghĩa Mỹ), (từ lóng) nài xin, xin lải nhải
beesbiːAdvanced English Dictionary
+any of numerous hairy-bodied insects including social and solitary species
+a social gathering to carry out some communal task or to hold competitions
+ nounCollocation Dictionary
1 a black and yellow flying insect that can sting. Bees live in large groups and make HONEY (= a sweet sticky substance that is good to eat): a swarm of bees + a bee sting + Bees were buzzing in the clover.
See also - BEEHIVE, BEESWAX, BUMBLEBEE, QUEEN BEE
2 (AmE) a meeting in a group where people combine work, competition and pleasure: a sewing / spelling bee
Idioms: the bee's knees (informal) an excellent person or thing: She thinks she's the bee's knees (= she has a very high opinion of herself).
have a bee in your bonnet (about sth) (informal) to think or talk about sth all the time and to think that it is very important: Our teacher has a bee in his bonnet about punctuation.
more at BIRD, BUSY adj.
honey, killer | queen, worker | angry
He was stung by thousands of angry bees.
BEE + VERB
A bee buzzed in my ear.
| sting (sb) | fly, swarm
The bees swarmed round the hive.
BEE + NOUN
| sting | keeper
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