Origin of hornet
Words nearby hornet
How to use hornet in a sentence
A writhing ball of bees “cooks” or smothers a hornet to death, says Mattila.Honeybees fend off deadly hornets by decorating hives with poop|Asher Jones|January 19, 2021|Science News For Students
She wanted to know whether I’d figured out how to make our little patch of Amandola a no-fly zone for hornets.The global rally stalls out, but Goldman Sachs is doubling down on value stocks|Bernhard Warner|December 7, 2020|Fortune
Inside a walk-in cooler, where the cold temperatures stunted the insects’ mobility, the scientists cracked the tree open with a sledgehammer and collected hornets at various stages of life.
That hornet spread at an average rate of about 100 kilometers per year.A new map shows where Asian giant hornets could thrive in the U.S.|Curtis Segarra|October 1, 2020|Science News
He’s a hornet specialist at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City.What you need to know about ‘murder hornets’|Susan Milius|July 20, 2020|Science News For Students
Pulling engineers from the Super Hornet program then led to a maintenance backlog on that program too, sources said.Navy Grounds Top Guns|Dave Majumdar|October 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The U.S. Navy and Marine Corps also use the supersonic F/A-18 Hornet strike fighter to guide other jets to their targets.Air Force Pilots Say They're Flying Blind Against ISIS|Dave Majumdar|October 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Was The Green Hornet an example of a Hollywood film where you lost your power in the editing room?Michel Gondry on ‘Mood Indigo,’ Kanye West, and the 10th Anniversary of ‘Eternal Sunshine’|Marlow Stern|July 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But that's abstract enough to allow people to read into it what they will and avoid the hornet's nest of contemporary politics.A Day For Politics Or Not|Peter Beinart|September 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
With his chunky-to-hunky transformation into the Green Hornet, the Rogenator, pretty surprisingly, is no exception.Zodiac Beast|Starsky + Cox|April 9, 2011|DAILY BEAST
But after it all, he asked me to marry him, and was as mad as a hornet, and said dreadful things to me when I refused him.Tessa Wadsworth's Discipline|Jennie M. Drinkwater
War broke out soon afterward and he became an officer on the Hornet, though still only a boy.
Do you know how a hornet behaves when a mischievous boy throws a stone at its nest?
When the Constitution went south to Brazil at that time the Hornet went with her, but they soon parted.
The Chesapeake was taken in just fifteen minutes, one minute more than the Hornet had taken to capture the Peacock.
British Dictionary definitions for hornet
Word Origin for hornet
Other Idioms and Phrases with hornet
see mad as a hornet; stir up a hornet's nest.