Bestially
Bestially \Bes"tial*ly\, adv. In a bestial manner. [1913 Webster]

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  • bestially — bestial ► ADJECTIVE 1) of or like a beast. 2) savagely cruel and wicked. DERIVATIVES bestially adverb. ORIGIN Latin bestialis, from bestia beast …   English terms dictionary

  • bestially — adverb in an inhumane manner she treated her husband bestially • Syn: ↑brutishly, ↑in a beastly manner • Derived from adjective: ↑brutish (for: ↑brutishly), ↑bestial …   Useful english dictionary

  • bestially — adverb see bestial …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bestially — See bestial. * * * …   Universalium

  • bestially — adverb In a bestial manner …   Wiktionary

  • bestially — adv. in bestial manner or way; in animal way; cruelly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bestially — bes·tial·ly …   English syllables

  • bestial — bestially, adv. /bes cheuhl, bees /, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or having the form of a beast: the belief that a person could assume bestial form after death; the bestial signs of the zodiac. 2. without reason or intelligence; brutal; inhuman:… …   Universalium

  • brutishly — adverb in an inhumane manner she treated her husband bestially • Syn: ↑bestially, ↑in a beastly manner • Derived from adjective: ↑brutish, ↑bestial (for: ↑bestially) …   Useful english dictionary

  • in a beastly manner — adverb in an inhumane manner she treated her husband bestially • Syn: ↑bestially, ↑brutishly • Derived from adjective: ↑brutish (for: ↑brutishly), ↑bestial …   Useful english dictionary

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