beast

Part of speech:

Beastly.

Part of speech: noun

One of the inferior animals; a quadruped.

Part of speech: noun

A rude or filthy person.

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Usage examples "beast":

  1. He goes on like a wild beast against himself and everybody else when it comes across his mind how she's been put upon." - "Pelle the Conqueror, Vol. 2", Martin Anderson Nexo.
  2. But what do you think of our finding out that beast of a spy to be in the Major's pay? - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
  3. Suppose I let the beast carry me a short distance! - "Pinocchio in Africa", Cherubini.