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Definition of Bestial


  1. Belonging to a beast, or to the class of beasts.
  2. Having the qualities of a beast; brutal; below the dignity of reason or humanity; irrational; carnal; beastly; sensual.
  3. A domestic animal; also collectively, cattle; as, other kinds of bestial.

Bestial Quotations

To insult someone we call him 'bestial. For deliberate cruelty and nature, 'human' might be the greater insult.
Isaac Asimov

What America demands in her black champions is a brilliant, powerful body and a dull, bestial mind.
Eldridge Cleaver

As the science of every thing is in the formed Word, so also is God's will therein: That same expressed Word is in the angels, angelical; in the devils, diabolical; in man, human; in beasts, bestial.
Jakob Bohme

The Afro-American is not a bestial race.
Ida B. Wells

From this bestial view that the human mind consists of only sense certainty, pleasure and pain, Locke developed an equally bestial theory of the nation. Man originally existed in a State of Nature of complete liberty.
Robert Trout
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Bestial Translations

bestial in German is bestialisch, tierisch, tierisch
bestial in Spanish is bestial
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