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
Some oils might help keep chronic breakouts at bay, but cystic acne is a beast to whom my own obsession with skin care was born.
The pan, which tied for second, retails for $14.98 and is a beast on a variety of important metrics Consumer Reports looked at, including cooking evenness, ease of cleaning, and nonstick food release.
The detailed police report indicates that the driver tried to get the charger back, but that’s when the professional athlete attacked the hapless, unwitting 30-year-old driver and unleashed the fire and fury of a million beasts.
This aluminum-block five is a beast, spinning out a lag-free 400 horsepower and sledgehammering 354 pound-feet of torque from 1700 rpm all the way to 5850 rpm.
Menswear has blossomed into its own strange, beautiful beast.
Both are in total beast mode, ready to pop off at a moment’s notice.
Espinosa explores more details about the legendary beast on the Jan.11 show hosted by Don Wildman.
Based on the trailer alone, which features lions, guns, King Lear quotes, and the scene of the kidnapping, these are very different beasts.
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Origin and Etymology of beast
First Known Use: 13th centurySee Words from the same year
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;
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Definition of beast for Students
- beasts of the forest
- beasts of burden
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