queen bee

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queen bee

n
1. (Animals) the fertile female bee in a hive
2. informal a woman in a position of dominance or ascendancy over her peers or associates

queen′ bee′


n.
1. a fertile female bee.
2. a woman who is in a favored or preeminent position.
[1600–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.queen bee - fertile egg-laying female beequeen bee - fertile egg-laying female bee  
queen - the only fertile female in a colony of social insects such as bees and ants and termites; its function is to lay eggs
Translations

queen bee

nape f regina inv