Examples of beast in a Sentence
dogs and other four-footed beasts
the birds and beasts of the forest
They were attacked by a savage beast.
He's a cruel, hateful beast!
Recent Examples of beast from the Web
No, the beasts didn't eat them, they are just gone.
The story of how, over 30 years after its debut, a relatively innocent arcade game starring a giant ape and other oversize beasts underwent a corporate transmogrification and became a turgid, logy sci-fi/action blockbuster.
Eventually these result in the aforementioned giant beasts — and the gorilla is George.
The Aust fragments may have once belonged to creatures even larger than the Lilstock beast.
Forward Nathan MacKinnon was an offensive beast this season.
Fauna leads his students into the New Jersey pine barrens, a dry wasteland with a fascinating history where, in short order, Uchenna and Elliot encounter a tiny blue winged beast that the world believes to be mythological.
Scientists already knew our galaxy’s core holds a supermassive black hole weighing millions of times more than our sun, and that this great beast is enveloped by a diverse entourage of lesser companions.
Since your thyroid influences so many systems in your body, having hypothyroidism can make your period a beast.
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baddie (or baddy), brute, devil, evildoer, fiend, heavy, hound, knave, meanie (also meany), miscreant, monster, nazi, no-good, rapscallion, rascal, reprobate, rogue, savage, scalawag (or scallywag), scamp, scoundrel, varlet, villain, wretch;
BEAST Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of beast for English Language Learners
: an animal; especially : a wild animal that is large, dangerous, or unusual
: an unkind or cruel person
: a person or thing of a particular kind
BEAST Defined for Kids
Definition of beast for Students
- beasts of the forest
- beasts of burden
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