Beast - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- a cruelly rapacious person (syn: brute, savage, wildcat, wolf)
the birds and beasts of the forest
They were attacked by a savage beast.
He's a cruel, hateful beast!
You beast! Let go!
A city at night is a very different beast.
There's a little beast crawling up your back!
...a stamp left in the mud by some prehistoric beast...
...the erotic aspects of the story of Beauty and the Beast...
A tame beast fawns to be fed.
This little beast is a lemur and it lives in Madagascar.
He observed his master switch beast after beast into the receptacles for cattle. (R. Boldrewood)
...the camel's reputation as an untiring beast of burden...