bestialise
bestialise \bes"tial*ise\ v. same as {bestialize}. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • bestialise — (Brit.) v. make beast like; make brutal; make a person behave or live like an animal (also bestialize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bestialise — /ˈbɛstiəlaɪz/ (say besteeuhluyz) verb (t) (bestialised, bestialising) to make bestial. Also, bestialize …   Australian English dictionary

  • bestialise — verb make brutal and depraved; give animal like qualities to • Syn: ↑bestialize • Derivationally related forms: ↑bestial (for: ↑bestialize) • Hypernyms: ↑change, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • bestialised — bestialise (Brit.) v. make beast like; make brutal; make a person behave or live like an animal (also bestialize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bestialises — bestialise (Brit.) v. make beast like; make brutal; make a person behave or live like an animal (also bestialize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bestialising — bestialise (Brit.) v. make beast like; make brutal; make a person behave or live like an animal (also bestialize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bestialiser — ⇒BESTIALISER, verbe trans. A. Emploi trans. Rendre bestial; dégrader, avilir. L habitude de vivre avec les bêtes bestialise l homme (Nouv. Lar. ill.) : • 1. Cela fait voir combien toute passion nous bestialise. E. DE GUÉRIN, Journal, 1835, p. 77 …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • bestialize — /bes cheuh luyz , bees /, v.t., bestialized, bestializing. to make bestial or beastlike: War bestializes its participants. Also, esp. Brit., bestialise. [1675 85; BESTIAL + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • bestialize — (Amer.) v. make beast like; make brutal; make a person behave or live like an animal (also bestialise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bestialized — bestialize (Amer.) v. make beast like; make brutal; make a person behave or live like an animal (also bestialise) …   English contemporary dictionary

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