Adjective "beekeepers" definition and examples

(Beekeepers may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈbiːkiːpə/

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Definitions and examples

noun

  1. 'The province boasts 14,000 bee-keepers that on average produce 88 kilogrammes of honey each and a total of 1,000 tonnes of bees wax annually.'
  2. 'Richard's father kept bees in the 1930s, but he became a bee-keeper because he was worried about the wild bees.'

More definitions

1. a person who raises honeybees; apiculturist.

More examples(as adjective)

"hopes can be beekeepers."

Origin

(beekeeper)