Definitions for: Honeycomb

[n] a framework of hexagonal cells resembling the honeycomb built by bees
[v] mark with a honeycomb pattern
[v] make full of cavities, like a honeycomb
[v] penetrate thoroughly and into every part; "the revolutionaries honeycombed the organization"
[v] carve a honeycomb pattern into; "The cliffs were honeycombed"

Webster (1913) Definition: Hon"ey*comb`, n. [AS. hunigcamb. See Honey, and
1st Comb.]
1. A mass of hexagonal waxen cells, formed by bees, and used
by them to hold their honey and their eggs.

2. Any substance, as a easting of iron, a piece of worm-eaten
wood, or of triple, etc., perforated with cells like a

Honeycomb moth (Zo["o]l.), the wax moth.

Honeycomb stomach. (Anat.) See Reticulum.

See Also: alter, change, crisscross, frame, framework, framing, fret, penetrate, perforate, vary

Try our:
Scrabble Word Finder

Scrabble Cheat

Words With Friends Cheat

Hanging With Friends Cheat

Scramble With Friends Cheat

Ruzzle Cheat

Related Resources:
n letter animals
this site
o letter animals