|put the bee on||
- (context, slang, mainly, US) to finish off, to beat
- 2001: When Carmen quipped in, "Well, Mr. President somebody has to them," the General asserted, "It won't be me, never." " Travis Beal Jacobs, Eisenhower at Columbia (Transaction 2001, p. 152)
- (context, slang, mainly, US) to beg; to borrow money from
- 1938: Sometimes I'd see a woman in the backyard, and, if she had a kind face I'd her. " Clifford Robe Shaw, Henry Donald McKay?, et al., Brothers in Crime (University of Chicago 1938, p. 157)
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