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bes·ti·al·i·ty

 (bĕs′chē-ăl′ĭ-tē, bēs′-)
n. pl. bes·ti·al·i·ties
1. The quality or condition of being an animal or like an animal.
2. Conduct or an action marked by depravity or brutality.
3. Sexual relations between a human and an animal.

bestiality

(ˌbɛstɪˈælɪtɪ)
n, pl -ties
1. bestial behaviour, character, or action
2. (Law) sexual activity between a person and an animal

bes•ti•al•i•ty

(ˌbɛs tʃiˈæl ɪ ti, ˌbis-)

n., pl. -ties.
1. brutish or beastly character or behavior.
2. indulgence in beastlike appetites.
3. an instance of bestial character or behavior.
4. sexual relations between a person and an animal.
[1350–1400; Middle English (< Anglo-French, Middle French) < Medieval Latin]

bestiality

a debased brutality, the opposite of humane activity: “I have lost the immortal part of myself, and what remains is bestial.” (Othello). See also sex.
See also: Behavior
sexual relations between a person and an animal. See also behavior.
See also: Sex
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bestiality - the stupid brutal quality of a beastbestiality - the stupid brutal quality of a beast
inhumaneness, inhumanity - the quality of lacking compassion or consideration for others
2.bestiality - sexual activity between a person and an animal
sex, sex activity, sexual activity, sexual practice - activities associated with sexual intercourse; "they had sex in the back seat"

bestiality

noun
2. zoophilia, zooerastia a video featuring bestiality

bestiality

noun
2. A cruel act or an instance of cruel behavior:
Translations
eläimeen sekaantumineneläimellisyys

bestiality

[ˌbestɪˈælɪtɪ] N (= behaviour) → bestialidad f; (sexual) → bestialismo m

bestiality

[ˌbɛstiˈælɪti] n
(formal) (= bad behaviour) → bestialité f
(= sexual activity) → bestialité fbest man ngarçon m d'honneur

bestiality

n
(of behaviour)Bestialität f; (of person)Brutalität f
(= act)Gräueltat f
(= sex with animals)Sodomie f

bestiality

[bɛstɪˈælɪtɪ] nbestialità

bes·ti·al·i·ty

n. bestialidad, relaciones sexuales con animales.

bestiality

n bestialidad f
References in classic literature ?
Not even the bestiality of the allusion could bring him back to earth.
I drank every day, and whenever opportunity offered I drank to excess; for I still laboured under the misconception that the secret of John Barleycorn lay in drinking to bestiality and unconsciousness.
Great armies of them are toiling now at the building of Ardis, housed in wretched barracks where family life cannot exist, and where decency is displaced by dull bestiality. In all truth, there in the labor- ghettos is the roaring abysmal beast the oligarchs fear so dreadfully--but it is the beast of their own making.
I still had much to learn as to the depths of cruelty and bestiality to which omnipotence may drag its possessor.
The combination of bestiality and humanity was oftentimes pathetic, and again grotesque or horrible.
Never have I seen features so deeply marked with all bestiality and cruelty.
It grazed the tawny shoulder, inflicting a flesh wound which aroused all the terrific bestiality of the carnivore, and the lion charged.
Mr Vaughan Buckley said McDonnell had posted 3,500 comments on bestiality forums and his computer also revealed 1.5 billion search hits for bestiality.
There were also 2,965 extreme pornographic images and 46 movies involving acts of bestiality.
A 53-YEAR-OLD teacher who stored more than 50,000 indecent internet images of children -including more than 20 containing scenes of sadism and bestiality -has been jailed for 14 months.
Perhaps Quinton thinks Shakespeare his next best collaborator: with its bestiality, its husband and wife struggling over "a lovely boy," its partner-swapping couples, and, of course, its fairies, A Midsummer Night's Dream is just as polymorphously perverse as As You Like It--more so.
An affidavit that contained details about the allegations said Manzanares began "introducing her to bestiality videos, bestiality forums, as well as providing her different literature on bestiality," according to (https://kdvr.com/2018/10/16/aurora-man-sentenced-to-6-months-in-jail-for-having-sex-with-dog-dog-to-be-euthanized/) a report in Fox 31 .