- a beehive.；the bees in a hive.
- place (bees) in a hive；(of bees) enter a hive.
noun: hive, plural noun: hives
- 1. a beehive.
- ▪ the bees in a hive.
- ▪ a thing that has the domed shape of a beehive.
- 2. a place in which people are busily occupied the kitchen became a hive of activity
- 1. place (bees) in a hive smoke is used to subdue bees when taking and hiving a swarm
- ▪ (of bees) enter a hive.