Synonyms for killer-bee
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- 1. killer bee, investment banker, underwriter
- usage: an investment banker who devises strategies to make a target company less attractive for takeover
- 2. Africanized bee, Africanized honey bee, killer bee, Apis mellifera scutellata, Apis mellifera adansonii, honeybee, Apis mellifera
- usage: a strain of bees that originated in Brazil in the 1950s as a cross between an aggressive African bee and a honeybee; retains most of the traits of the African bee; now spread as far north as Texas