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Definition of Beast

Beast

  1. Any living creature; an animal; -- including man, insects, etc.
  2. Any four-footed animal, that may be used for labor, food, or sport; as, a beast of burden.
  3. As opposed to man: Any irrational animal.
  4. Fig.: A coarse, brutal, filthy, or degraded fellow.
  5. A game at cards similar to loo.
  6. A penalty at beast, omber, etc. Hence: To be beasted, to be beaten at beast, omber, etc.

Beast Quotations

A man without ethics is a wild beast loosed upon this world.
Albert Camus

I think the healthy way to live is to make friends with the beast inside oneself, and that means not the beast but the shadow. The dark side of one's nature. Have fun with it and you know, is to accept everything about ourselves.
Anthony Hopkins

He who is unable to live in society, or who has no need because he is sufficient for himself, must be either a beast or a god.
Aristotle

Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.
Aristotle

It's almost as if we each have a vampire inside us. Controlling that beast, that dark side, is what fascinates me.
Sheryl Lee
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Beast Translations

beast in Afrikaans is dier
beast in Danish is dyr
beast in Dutch is dier, beest
beast in German is Bestie, Biest, Tier, Tier
beast in Latin is bestia
beast in Norwegian is udyr
beast in Portuguese is besta
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