What does Animalism mean?

Animalism meaning in General Dictionary

The state task or enjoyment of animals simple pet life without intellectual or ethical attributes or objectives preoccupation with sensual real or carnal pleasures

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  • 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.

Animalism meaning in Urban Dictionary

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


Animalism meaning in Etymology Dictionary

"the doctrine that man is a mere animal," 1857, from pet + -ism. Early in the day, "exercise of animal faculties; physical exercise" (1831).


Animalism meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) Hawaii, activity, or satisfaction of pets; mere animal life without intellectual or ethical attributes; sensuality.


Sentence Examples with the word Animalism

Avoiding the artificial restraints of civilization, they were prone to fall back into animalism pure and simple.

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