queen bee

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queen bee(
kwin
 
bi
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. la abeja reina
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Peter explained to me how to tell the difference between the queen bee and the workers.Peter me explicó cómo distinguir entre la abeja reina y las obreras.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(dominant woman)
a. la mandamás
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Linda is the queen bee of the local drama society. Nothing happens without her say-so.Linda es la mandamás en el club de teatro del pueblo. No pasa nada sin su visto bueno.
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