honey badger

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n honey badger nocturnal badger-like carnivore of wooded regions of Africa and southern Asia
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The honey badger can withstand hundreds of bee stings that would otherwise kill another animal
    • Honey badger (Zoöl) the ratel.
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Usage

In literature:

The gnu saw neither honey-bird nor badger till he was within a yard of them.
"The Way of the Wild" by F. St. Mars
The badger has a special weakness for wild honey, and the grubs of wasps and humble bees.
"The Badger" by Alfred E. Pease
It is the nest of the humble-bee which the badger roots up for the honey.
"The Gamekeeper At Home" by Richard Jefferies
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In news:

Honey Badger is out at LSU.
LSU boots ' Honey badger '.
No Honey Badger , no problem.
Honey Badger apparently can't do what he wants.
LSU dismisses ' Honey Badger ' Mathieu.
Will another school want the Honey Badger .
Honey Badger 's legacy.
Losing the ' Honey Badger ' might not hurt LSU's title hopes.
Rumors are flying all over the internet regarding the dismissal of Tyrann Mathieu aka The Honey Badger from LSU's Football Team.
Honey Badger Is Booted Off LSU's Football Team.
LSU boots Heisman finalist ' Honey Badger '.
Afraid of the Honey Badger .
'Humbled' Honey Badger ready for more.
Honey Badger ' Zaldain.
Don't let that wide, quick smile fool you: Chris Zaldain has adopted the honey badger as a sort of mascot for his 2012 season debut in the Bassmaster Elite Series.
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