beekeeper


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

bee·keep·er

 (bē′kē′pər)
n.

bee′keep·ing n.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

beekeeper

(ˈbiːˌkiːpə)
n
(Professions) a person who keeps bees for their honey; apiarist
ˈbeeˌkeeping n
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

bee•keep•er

(ˈbiˌki pər)

n.
a person who raises honeybees.
[1810–20]
bee′keep`ing, n.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.beekeeper - a farmer who keeps bees for their honeybeekeeper - a farmer who keeps bees for their honey
farmer, granger, husbandman, sodbuster - a person who operates a farm
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Translations
mesinik
mehiläishoitaja
pčelar
méhész
bitininkas
pčelar
biodlare
arıcı

beekeeper

[ˈbiːkiːpəʳ] Napicultor(a) m/f, colmenero/a m/f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

beekeeper

[ˈbiːkiːpər] napiculteur/trice m/fbee-keeping [ˈbiːkiːpɪŋ] napiculture f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

beekeeper

[ˈbiːˌkiːpəʳ] napicoltore m
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in classic literature ?
She incoherently described the depths of the forest, her feelings, and a talk with a beekeeper she met, and constantly interrupted her story to say: "No, I can't!
Again referring to the 'Encyclopaedia,' we find the words: 'Before undertaking the management of a modern apiary, the beekeeper should possess a certain amount of aptitude for the pursuit.' This was possibly the trouble with Elizabeth's venture, considered from a commercial point of view.
Beekeeper from Talas treats bees like pets AKIPRESS.COM - The resident of the Sheker village of Kara-Buura district in Talas region Esenbek Kaziyev is a beekeeper.
While talking to The Express Tribune, the president of the bee market and of the Beekeeper's Association Naeem Qasimi said that the bee-keeping business is still running on a private level, and despite them earning millions of dollars, it is still deprived of industrial status.
The executive was speaking at the remote Kakuma Ngiti home of model traditional beekeeper Mutuvi Ndunguli who has more tjan 500 beehives.
Led by 2018 Oklahoma Beekeeper of the Year Jimmy Shobert of Laverne, thegroup of prospective beekeepers wanted to know how to construct hives, maximize their profits and prevent their bees from dying.
The surest, but most expensive way to get bees is to buy a nucleus (nuc) colony of bees from a local beekeeper. A nuc is basically a bee colony in a temporary hive.
I usually sell honey during January and this helps me to pay my children's school fees and others expenses," a beekeeper said.
BY NIALL O'CONNOR TRIBUTES have been paid to a world-renowned beekeeper who died over the weekend.
Abdo Mehanna, a part-time beekeeper, said that USAID's Industry Value Chain Development program connected him to major Lebanese beekeepers that helped get him started.
M2 EQUITYBITES-August 3, 2018-Advantage Solutions Acquires Beekeeper Marketing to Drive Omnichannel Growth