The state task or enjoyment of animals simple pet life without intellectual or ethical attributes or objectives preoccupation with sensual real or carnal pleasures
- preoccupation with satisfaction of physical drives and appetites
- the doctrine that people are solely animal in nature and lacking a spiritual nature
- their state, task, or pleasure of creatures; mere pet life without intellectual or ethical attributes; sensuality.
1. The preference of just one pet over another.2. The work of being extremely biased/prejudiced to one animal over anotherSimilar to racism, simply with animals in place of races
"the doctrine that man is a mere animal," 1857, from pet + -ism. Early in the day, "exercise of animal faculties; physical exercise" (1831).
(letter.) Hawaii, activity, or satisfaction of pets; mere animal life without intellectual or ethical attributes; sensuality.
Avoiding the artificial restraints of civilization, they were prone to fall back into animalism pure and simple.