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Definition of Creature

Creature

  1. Anything created; anything not self-existent; especially, any being created with life; an animal; a man.
  2. A human being, in pity, contempt, or endearment; as, a poor creature; a pretty creature.
  3. A person who owes his rise and fortune to another; a servile dependent; an instrument; a tool.
  4. A general term among farmers for horses, oxen, etc.

Creature Quotations

Our country's national crime is lynching. It is not the creature of an hour, the sudden outburst of uncontrolled fury, or the unspeakable brutality of an insane mob.
Ida B. Wells

Man, the living creature, the creating individual, is always more important than any established style or system.
Bruce Lee

The most magnificent creature in the entire world, the tiger is.
Jack Hanna

Every creature is better alive than dead, men and moose and pine trees, and he who understands it aright will rather preserve its life than destroy it.
Henry David Thoreau

Changing is not just changing the things outside of us. First of all we need the right view that transcends all notions including of being and non-being, creator and creature, mind and spirit. That kind of insight is crucial for transformation and healing.
Thich Nhat Hanh
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Creature Translations

creature in Dutch is wezen
creature in Latin is creatura
creature in Portuguese is criatura
creature in Spanish is criatura
creature in Swedish is varelse
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