Sorry, no definitions found. Check out and contribute to the discussion of this word!


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • It nails a horseshoe over the door, but keeps a rattle by its bedside to summon a more substantial watchman; it hangs a crape on the beehives to get a taste of ideal sweetness, but obeys the teaching of the latest bee-book for material and marketable honey.

    Among My Books First Series

  • "An _appyary_" (so he was pleased to pronounce it), "I should be familiar with the name, sir, from my bee-book, but I never calls my own stock anything but the beehives.

    We and the World, Part I A Book for Boys


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.