an area of cultivated land used to breed predatory insects that will kill pests
The benefits upon the crop are being noticed, while the creation of beetle banks is both simple and inexpensive and doesn’t interfere with our growers’ normal farming practices.
having heavy projecting eyebrows. scowling or sullen. Historical Examples This pale, beetle-browed lady ought to have enjoined those to be timid who know how. Catholic World, Vol. XI, April 1870-September 1870 Various You’re primitive and beetle-browed, but you’ve got what it takes. The Sky Trap Frank Belknap Long And of all other women lean, hollow-eyed, […]
- Beetle drive
noun a social occasion at which a progressive series of games of beetle is played See beetle1 (sense 2)
a stupid person; blockhead.