Part of speech:
A person who behaves in a bestial or brutish manner.
The preparation of animated cartoons
A supernatural being, either good or bad, to whom are attributed greater than human power, intelligence, etc.
An animal other than a human, especially a large four-footed mammal.
A human being; person thought of as descended from Adam
In ancient and medieval philosophy, the fifth essence, or ultimate substance, of which the heavenly bodies were thought to be composed: distinguished from the four elements (air, fire, water, and earth)
An influence or a supernatural or divine spirit felt to be present
A kind or sort:
A living being, especially an animal:
A living thing
The universe and everything in it; all the world
Being; existence; essence
The fact or state of continued being; life:
The human body, as distinguished from the soul
A single thing, being, or organism, esp., when regarded as a member of a class, species, group, etc.
The condition or action of maintaining life:
A human being; person
Men as opposed to women.
Something that has mass. Most of the matter in the universe is composed of atoms which are themselves composed of subatomic particles .
A being who must eventually die; esp., a human being; person
Any person or thing; anybody or anything [when one is exhausted, it is wise to rest]
A particular theory about being or reality
An individual form of life, such as a bacterium, protist, fungus, plant, or animal, composed of a single cell or a complex of cells in which organelles or organs work together to carry out the various processes of life.
(--- Law) This very document
One's own person as distinct from all others
This part of a human when disembodied after death.
The life principle, esp. in human beings, originally regarded as inherent in the breath or as infused by a deity
Status, position, rank, or reputation
The status of something whose very act of existing is its essence, as God
A container, such as a glass bowl, used for serving cold food in an inner container that nestles on crushed or cracked ice.
A transformation of non-monetary assets into cash; a transaction such as a property sale that impacts upon the taxpayer’s wealth to the extent that it may trigger the imposition of an income tax. If the tax is, in fact, imposed, the transaction is said to be recognized. See also recognition. A transformation of non-monetary assets into cash; a transaction such as a property sale that impacts upon the taxpayer’s wealth to the extent that it may trigger the imposition of an income tax. If the tax is, in fact, imposed, the transaction is said to be recognized. See also recognition.
(Philosophy) Something intelligible or perceptible by the mind.
(Colloquial, often with really) Somebody or something who is superlative in some way.
A dead person; corpse
A group of people who have gathered to participate in an activity:
A character in a literary work.
Material possessions; goods; wealth:
The general physical appearance of a rock, especially with respect to the size, shape, size variability, and geometric arrangement of its mineral crystals (for igneous and metamorphic rocks) and of its constituent elements (for sedimentary rocks). A sandstone that forms as part of an eolian (wind-blown) deposit, for example, has a texture that reflects its small, rounded sand grains of uniform size, while a sandstone that formed as part of a fluvial deposit has a texture reflecting the presence of grains of varying sizes, with some more rounded than others.
the state or fact of existing
A worldly person
For a special case only, without general application
Of or relating to essence or the nature of being; ontological.
Of or relating to essence or the nature of being.
A microscopic or minute organism, such as an amoeba or paramecium, usually considered to be an animal.
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