animality


animality
Synonyms and related words:
Adam, Animalia, Gothicism, Neanderthalism, acuteness, and fish, animal kingdom, animal life, animalism, atrociousness, atrocity, barbarism, barbarity, barbarousness, bawdiness, beastliness, beasts, beasts of field, beasts of prey, bestiality, big game, birds, bloodiness, bloodlust, bloodthirst, bloodthirstiness, bloody-mindedness, brutality, brutalness, brute creation, brutishness, cannibalism, carnal nature, carnal-mindedness, carnality, cattle, clitoromania, coarseness, concupiscence, cruelness, cruelty, destructiveness, dirtiness, domestic animals, earthiness, eroticism, eroticomania, erotomania, extremity, fallen nature, fallen state, fauna, ferociousness, ferocity, fiendishness, fierceness, flesh, fleshliness, force, furiousness, furor uterinus, furry creatures, game, goatishness, grossness, gynecomania, harshness, horniness, hysteromania, ill breeding, impetuosity, impoliteness, incivility, inclemency, inhumaneness, inhumanity, intensity, lapsed state, lasciviousness, lecherousness, lechery, lewdness, libidinousness, lickerishness, livestock, lubriciousness, lubricity, lust, lustfulness, maleness, malignity, masculinity, materialism, mercilessness, mindlessness, murderousness, nonspirituality, nymphomania, obscenity, philistinism, pitilessness, postlapsarian state, prurience, pruriency, randiness, rigor, roughness, ruthlessness, sadism, sadistic cruelty, salaciousness, salacity, sanguineousness, satyriasis, satyrism, savagery, savagism, sensuality, severity, sexiness, sexuality, sharpness, small game, stock, swinishness, terrorism, the Old Adam, the beast, the flesh, the offending Adam, troglodytism, truculence, uncivilizedness, uncouthness, uncultivatedness, uncultivation, unculturedness, ungentleness, unrefinement, unspirituality, uteromania, vandalism, vehemence, venom, viciousness, violence, virility, virulence, wanton cruelty, wild animals, wildlife, wildness

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • animality — animality, animalism are not always clearly distinguished when they are used to denote animal nature, character, or springs of action in a man or in men. Animality is often preferred when it is desired to suggest likenesses between men and… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • Animality — An i*mal i*ty, n. [Cf. F. animalit[ e].] Animal existence or nature. Locke. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • animality — ► NOUN ▪ human behaviour characteristic of animals, especially in being physical and instinctive …   English terms dictionary

  • animality — [an΄i mal′ə tē] n. [Fr animalité < LL animalitas: see ANIMAL] 1. animal characteristics or nature 2. animal life 3. the animal instincts or nature in human beings …   English World dictionary

  • Animality — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Animality >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 animal life animal life Sgm: N 1 animation animation animality animalization Sgm: N 1 animalness animalness corporeal nature human system Sgm: N 1 breath breath …   English dictionary for students

  • animality — noun Date: 1615 1. a quality or nature associated with animals: a. vitality b. a natural unrestrained unreasoned response to physical drives or stimuli 2. the animal nature of human beings …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • animality — /an euh mal i tee/, n. 1. the state of being an animal. 2. the animal nature or instincts of human beings. 3. See animal kingdom. [1605 15; ANIMAL + ITY, modeled on CARNALITY] * * * …   Universalium

  • animality — noun a) The nature of an animal b) The animal kingdom …   Wiktionary

  • animality — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A preoccupation with the body and satisfaction of its desires: animalism, carnality, fleshliness, physicality, sensuality. See BODY …   English dictionary for students

  • animality — n. qualities associated with animals; bestiality …   English contemporary dictionary


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