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bestial

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of bestial

  1. having or showing the nature and appetites of a lower animal <investigators were appalled by the degree of bestial debauchery depicted in the pornographic materials> Synonyms animalistic, beastly, brutal, brute, brutish, feral, ferine, subhuman, swinish Related Words animal, bodily, carnal, corporal, corporeal, fleshly, physical, sensual; barbaric, barbarous, cruel, heartless, inhumane, sadistic, savage, vicious, wanton; coarse, crass, crude, gross, ill-bred, lowbred, rude, uncouth, uncultivated, uncultured, unrefined, vulgar Near Antonyms chivalrous, elevated, gallant, great, greathearted, high, high-minded, lofty, lordly, magnanimous, noble, sublime; angelic (or angelical), spiritual; beneficent, benevolent, benignant, compassionate, good-hearted, kind, kindhearted, kindly, softhearted, tenderhearted; cultivated, cultured, genteel, polished, refined, well-bred




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