Definition of honey bag in English:

honey bag


  • A honeycomb of the wild Australian stingless bee.

    ‘we ate wild fruit, honey bags, and freshwater turtle eggs’
    • ‘Fish and fowl get hard to catch and honey-bags are scarce.’
    • ‘The 'nebulous yellow shapes' are the honey bags, and the red is the earth.’
    • ‘The men can depend upon women for the delicacies of life, tasty grubs and honey-bags, when their hunting powers decline.’
    • ‘They imitate the actions of mischievous spirits, in the form of human beings, searching for honey bags.’
    • ‘We watched the boys hunting for and cutting these honey-bags out of the trees.’