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
That awareness surfaces regularly here, in works where humans and beasts hybridize, with interchanging body parts and characteristics.
Both those companies are very different beasts from Xiaomi.
Target, Walmart, and Abercrombie & Fitch are among the brands remodeling to compete with the digital retail beast.
In a scene reminiscent of two gigantic TV wrestlers grappling for holds, the prehistoric beasts grunt, puff and ham it up for all the world like Gorgeous George and Man Mountain Dean.
AMC’s Preacher has always been a bit of an odd beast.
Those flat, floppy beasts get tossed into the highest corner in my linen closet, never to be seen again.
Take the Gallimimus, for instance, a 400-pound beast depicted in the first Jurassic Park.
Lord, please don’t let Noah turn Anton into an insufferable literary 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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