bestial


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Synonyms for bestial

Synonyms for bestial

showing or suggesting a disposition to be violently destructive without scruple or restraint

Synonyms for bestial

resembling a beast

References in classic literature ?
And when I did learn it, I was courageous enough not to retreat back to my bestial life at the machine.
He went down beneath that avalanche of bestial savagery still working his gun and with his face toward his antagonist.
Others of the grinning and chattering monkey-men, all as stark of clothes and bestial of appearance as Balatta, had wanted his body for the roasting oven.
Not alone, had Ngurn informed him, was the Red One more bestial powerful than the neighbour tribal gods, ever athirst for the red blood of living human sacrifices, but the neighbour gods themselves were sacrificed and tormented before him.
He would tend him carefully, feed him well, protect him as only Tarzan of the Apes could protect his own, and teach him out of his half human, half bestial lore the secrets of the jungle from its rotting surface vegetation to the high tossed pinnacles of the forest's upper terraces.
He had heard the savage, bestial snarls and roars of combat, and he had realized with a shudder that he could not differentiate between those of his guardian and those of the hairy ape.
He stood glaring at his opponent, his face contracted into a snarl, his whole appearance hideous, almost bestial.
No doubt the Tories are itching to revive the bestial savagery of "traditional country pursuits".
Almazbek Atambayev: Who else do Bakiyevs have to kill for Belarusian authorities finally to see their bestial, cannibalistic nature?
Wild Tales narrates how the civil and the bestial are at some point fused, but never gets too heavy about it.
Those who have held Kenji Goto Jogo and killed his friend are not Muslims despite their claims, and their bestial behavior is not compatible with Islamic tenets at all," she noted.
The remainder of the chapter explores the myriad creaturely references in Macbeth as indications of the character's descent into the bestial realm.
KPK and FATA population is atop the statistics data of the persons who embraced martyrdom during bestial acts of terrorism.
No, some acts are so bestial and barbaric, so indefensible, that the last thing needed is to give sympathetic air time -- and so-called "artistic expression" -- to the murderers and their demented views.