- 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.
a stupid person; blockhead. Historical Examples That beetle-headed suspicion has passed slowly but surely away, like a snow-man confronted by a too affectionate sun. The Prairie Mother Arthur Stringer
any of numerous insects of the order Coleoptera, characterized by hard, horny forewings that cover and protect the membranous flight wings. (loosely) any of various insects resembling the beetle, as a cockroach. Chiefly British. to move quickly; scurry: He beetled off to catch the train. a heavy hammering or ramming instrument, usually of wood, used […]