beekeeper beekeeper  /ˈbi ˌki pər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a farmer who keeps bees for their honey

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. By conquering Everest, the beekeeper and the Sherpa affirmed the power of humble determination -- and won one for underdogs everywhere.
  2. While beekeeper numbers are hard to gauge, Benbow estimates there are several hundred in inner London.
  3. A Connecticut beekeeper fights poverty by spreading the secrets of bees' lives to villages around the world.

News

  1. Beekeeper burned in hive fire

    LOS ANGELES, June 16 (UPI) -- A beekeeper was badly burned after a brush fire broke out on his property in Los Angeles, authorities said.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: UPI

  2. Firefighters Stung, Beekeeper Burned In Beehive Fire

    Two firefighters, a beekeeper and (presumably) a lot of angry bees had a very bad day after some hives caught fire. [ more › ]
    on June 16, 2013     Source: LAist

  3. Beekeeper Says Chemical Affecting His Business

    Did you know that vegetables and fruits taste and look better when they come from plants pollinated by bees? YNN's Rose Eiklor reports on how a chemical used to treat corn seed is impacting a local beekeeper and how it could impact produce we buy.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: YNN Rochester

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Quotes

  1. "We're going to have a lot of fun with Saran Wrap kisses," says Fuller. "We're going to see them dancing in beekeeper suits. We're going to go a long way in doing everything we can to get them to touch each other that's not flesh-to-flesh....
    on Jul 30, 2007 By: Bryan Fuller Source: Detroit Free Press

  2. a collection of sounds for the robot Bumblebee, "I went to a beekeeper and got my microphone, got into a bee suit and recorded as many bee sounds as I could find," Aadahl said.
    on Jul 13, 2009 By: Erik Aadahl Source: San Jose Mercury News

  3. "The stories do not get exhausted. There is always another angle from where we can see the same thing. For example the trilogy of silence, there is a silence of history Voyage to Cythera, silence of love The Beekeeper and silence of god Landscape in...
    on Nov 7, 2009 By: Theo Angelopoulos Source: Hindustan Times

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