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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To warm; bask.
  • To bask; apricate.


Sorry, no etymologies found.



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  • In the apiarist's vocabulary, it is short for "beekeeper". I also like to think of it as short for "bee geek".

    August 12, 2011

  • To bask in the presence of the sun or a fire

    July 11, 2008