Definition of 'beeline'
Example sentences containing 'beeline'
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Some make a beeline for the stand. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In other high-street chemists, you should also make a beeline for certain products. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Don't tell me you didn't make a beeline for that purple ribbon. BomberWhen you get into the office in the morning, do not make a beeline for the in-tray. POSITIVE THINKING: Everything you have always known about positive thinking but were afraid to put into practice (2001)Make a beeline for this one as soon as you arrive, the crowd will be 100 deep. The Sun (2016)School visits make a beeline for the mummy galleries, eager to learn about Egyptian attitudes to life and death. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Trends of 'beeline'
Used Rarely. beeline is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of beeline from the Collins English Dictionary
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