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Definition 1: a man-made receptacle that houses a swarm of bees - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for hive in the sense of this definition

(hive is a kind of ...) a container that is used to put or keep things in

(... is a kind of hive ) a domed beehive made of twisted straw

(... is part of hive) a shed containing a number of beehives

Definition 2: a teeming multitude - [noun denoting group]

(hive is a kind of ...) a large gathering of people

Definition 3: a structure that provides a natural habitation for bees; as in a hollow tree - [noun denoting object]

Synonyms for hive in the sense of this definition

(hive is a kind of ...) a structure in which animals lay eggs or give birth to their young

(hive is a part of ...) a structure of small hexagonal cells constructed from beeswax by bees and used to store honey and larvae

Definition 4: gather into a hive - [verb of contact]

Samples where hive or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The beekeeper hived the swarm

(hive is a kind of ...) assemble or get together

"gather some stones" "pull your thoughts together"

Definition 5: move together in a hive or as if in a hive - [verb of motion]

Samples where hive or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The bee swarms are hiving

(hive is a kind of ...) collect in one place

"We assembled in the church basement" "Let's gather in the dining room"

Definition 6: store, like bees - [verb of possession]

Samples where hive or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • bees hive honey and pollen
  • He hived lots of information

(hive is a kind of ...) keep or lay aside for future use

"store grain for the winter" "The bear stores fat for the period of hibernation when he doesn't eat"

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