Definition of “be the bee's knees” - English Dictionary

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“be the bee's knees” in British English

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be the bee's knees

old-fashioned informal

to be excellent or of an extremely high standard:

Have you tried this ice cream? It's the bee's knees, it really is.

(Definition of “be the bee's knees” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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