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Meaning of "hiveward" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HIVEWARD

hiveward  [ˈhaɪvwəd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HIVEWARD

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Hiveward is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES HIVEWARD MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of hiveward in the English dictionary

The definition of hiveward in the dictionary is towards the hive. Used in relation to bees.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HIVEWARD


awkward
ˈɔːkwəd
backward
ˈbækwəd
downward
ˈdaʊnwəd
eastward
ˈiːstwəd
Edward
ˈɛdwəd
forward
ˈfɔːwəd
graveward
ˈɡreɪvwəd
homeward
ˈhəʊmwəd
inward
ˈɪnwəd
leeward
ˈliːwəd
onward
ˈɒnwəd
outward
ˈaʊtwəd
skyward
ˈskaɪwəd
southward
ˈsaʊθwəd
straightforward
ˌstreɪtˈfɔːwəd
upward
ˈʌpwəd
wayward
ˈweɪwəd
westward
ˈwɛstwəd
windward
ˈwɪndwəd
Woodward
ˈwʊdwəd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HIVEWARD

hitter
Hittite
HIV
HIV virus
HIV-negative
HIV-positive
HIV-related
hive
hive bee
hive dross
hive off
hiveless
hivelike
hiver
hives
hivewards
hiya
Hizbollah
Hizen
hizzoner

WORDS THAT END LIKE HIVEWARD

afterward
air steward
award
fast forward
fast-forward
foreward
hayward
Hereward
Howard
poleward
populist shop steward
reward
Seward
shop steward
shoreward
sideward
spaceward
steward
toward
ward

Synonyms and antonyms of hiveward in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «hiveward» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HIVEWARD

Find out the translation of hiveward to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of hiveward from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «hiveward» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

hiveward
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

hiveward
570 millions of speakers

English

hiveward
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

hiveward
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

hiveward
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

hiveward
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

hiveward
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

hiveward
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

hiveward
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Hiveward
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

hiveward
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

hiveward
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

hiveward
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Hiveward
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

hiveward
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

hiveward
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

खंदक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

hiveward
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

hiveward
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

hiveward
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

hiveward
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

hiveward
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

hiveward
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

hiveward
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

hiveward
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

hiveward
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of hiveward

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HIVEWARD»

The term «hiveward» is used very little and occupies the 171.576 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HIVEWARD» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «hiveward» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «hiveward» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about hiveward

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HIVEWARD»

Discover the use of hiveward in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to hiveward and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Poems
The drowsy hum of hiveward bee, The bat's deep-sounding gong, Are themes familiar still to me, As childhood's early song. Let Pleasure weave the silken lure, The world give gold or gain, And Fame and Fortune seek to cure The heart, when  ...
John Greet, 1864
2
The Poetical Works of Alfred Tennyson: Idylls of the king. ...
... Nor found my friends: but push'd alone on foot (For since her horse was lost I left her mine) Across the woods, and less from Indian craft Than beelike instinct hiveward, found at length The garden portals. Two great statues, Art And Science , ...
Alfred Tennyson, 1860
3
The Dublin University Magazine: A Literary and Political Journal
The last belated hiveward-bound bee had just returned, and discontinued his drone as he entered the gate of his city; but the bat was still fluttering blindly and heavily about, and the owl had just commenced his whooping in an old ivy-clad ...
‎1850
4
The Poetical Works of Alfred Tennyson: Poet Laureate, Etc. ...
... Nor found my friends ; but pushed alone on foot (For since her horse was lost I left her mine) Across the woods, and less from Indian craft Than beelike instinct hiveward, found at length The garden portals. Two great statues, Art And Science , ...
Alfred Tennyson Baron Tennyson, 1860
5
Tennyson: A Selected Edition
... to meet her opening eyes, Nor found my friends; but pushed alone on foot (For since her horse was lost I left her mine) 180 Across the woods, and less from Indian craft Than beelike instinct hiveward, found at length The garden portals.
Christopher Ricks, Professor of the Humanities and Co-Director of the Editorial Institute Christopher Ricks, 2014
6
Blackwood's Lady's Magazine and Gazette of the Fashionable ...
Each sound now became distinctly heard through the surrounding quiet, and the busy hum of the bee returning hiveward with its honied treasure, the whispering of the brook, the brawling of the mountain-stream amid its stony channel, the ...
‎1837
7
Lyrics of loyalty.
And the receding battle's frequent shocks, Softened by distance, coming on the breeze, Seemed to him like the bleating of the flocks, Or hiveward murmur of the laden bees; Until there camo a mighty shout at length, A cry that rose and swelled  ...
8
Pen-pictures of the war
... strife, Changed to familiar, far-off sounds of home, Or sweet, low tones of mother, child, or wife. And the receding battle's frequent shocks, Softened by distance, coming on the breeze, Seemed to him like the bleating of the flocks, Or hiveward ...
Men at the Front
9
The Ladies' museum. New and improved ser
Each sound now became distinctly heard through the surrounding quiet, and the busy hum of the bee returning hiveward with its honied treasure ; the whispering of the brook j the brawling of the mountain stream amid its stony channel; the ...
‎1831
10
The Princess
... Nor found my friends; but pushed alone on foot (For since her horse was lost I left her mine) Across the woods, and less from Indian craft Than beelike instinct hiveward, found atlength The garden portals. Two great statues, Art And Science,  ...
Tennyson, Alfred Lord, 2013

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HIVEWARD»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term hiveward is used in the context of the following news items.
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How bees navigate
But they swiftly recognise their error, change course, and head hiveward. As a result, many bee scientists have concluded that the insects use a ... «The Economist, Jun 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Hiveward [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/hiveward>. Jun 2021 ».
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