get a bee in one's bonnet meaning

  • [American idiom]
    to get an idea or a thought that remains in one's mind; to get an obsession.
    I have a bee in my bonnet that you'd be a good manager.
    I got a bee in my bonnet about swimming.
    I couldn't stop wanting to go swimming.

Related Words

  1. get a (sound) grasp of sth meaning
  2. get a bang out of sb or sth meaning
  3. get a bang out of so or sth meaning
  4. get a bang out of someone or something meaning
  5. get a bead on so or sth meaning
  6. get a big send-off meaning
  7. get a black eye meaning
  8. get a break meaning
  9. get a bright idea meaning
  10. get a build on meaning
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