meaning of BEAST

BEAST meaning in General Dictionary

Any living animal an animal including man insects etc

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  • a cruelly rapacious individual
  • a living system characterized by voluntary motion
  • Any residing creature; an animal; -- including guy, insects, etc.
  • Any four-footed animal, that could be useful for labor, meals, or sport; as, a beast of burden.
  • As opposed to guy: Any unreasonable animal.
  • Fig.: A coarse, brutal, filthy, or degraded fellow.
  • A game at cards much like loo.
  • A penalty at beast, omber, etc. Hence: become beasted, to be beaten at monster, omber, etc.

BEAST meaning in Law Dictionary

n pet; a domestic animal; a quadruped, such as works extremely well for meals or perhaps in labor or for sport.


BEAST meaning in Etymology Dictionary

c.1200, from Old French beste "animal, wild beast," figuratively "fool, idiot" (11c., contemporary French b


BEAST meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) Any residing animal; an animal; -- including man, insects, etc.

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  • (n.) Any four-footed pet, that could be utilized for labor, food, or recreation; since, a beast of burden.
  • (letter.) In the place of man: Any unreasonable animal.
  • (n.) Fig.: A coarse, brutal, filthy, or degraded other.
  • (letter.) A game at cards much like loo.
  • (letter.) A penalty at monster, omber, etc. ergo: becoming beasted, to be beaten at creature, omber, etc.

Sentence Examples with the word BEAST

Grateful to him, she was likewise anxious to leave the island before the beast returned and flew off the handle.

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