a fertile female bee.
a woman who is in a favored or preeminent position.
the fertile female bee in a hive
(informal) a woman in a position of dominance or ascendancy over her peers or associates
/ˈkwiːnˌkeɪk/ noun 1. a small light cake containing currants
noun, Canadian Informal. 1. .
plural noun 1. a group of islands in British Columbia off the W coast of Canada. 3970 sq. mi. (10,280 sq. km). plural noun 1. a group of about 150 islands off the W coast of Canada: part of British Columbia. Pop: about 6000 (latest est). Area: 9596 sq km (3705 sq miles)
[kloh-zer] /ˈkloʊ zɛr/ noun, Masonry. 1. a brick of normal length and thickness but of half normal width, used to complete a course or to space regular bricks. 2. a brick of half the usual length, for completing a course or for spacing regular bricks.