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
Qiu adopts this beast, at first, and later humanizes it.
Amid air raids, curfews, gas mask drills and rationing, Tom, who’s become fast friends with Buster, hatches a plucky plan to save the beast from certain death.
Scream along with the hook and red line this beast.
But where's the love for Giraffatitan, the giraffe-like African sauropod, or Glacialisaurus, the beefy beast whose bones were discovered in an Antarctic glacier?
But over the years, efforts to locate the beast have failed.
But darned if the bigmouth hasn’t already told us what that beast really is.
As the 56 minutes expired, the beast stood up and calmly strode from the theater, not looking back.
The competitive beast from Seattle, in turns out, excels at selling non-perishable goods.
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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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