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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.
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n, pl -ties
1. bestial behaviour, character, or action
2. (Law) sexual activity between a person and an animal
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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]
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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
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|Noun||1.||bestiality - the stupid brutal quality of a beast|
|2.||bestiality - sexual activity between a person and an animal|
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1. brutality, atrocity, cruelty, ferocity, savagery, ruthlessness, barbarism, depravity, inhumanity, barbarity, viciousness, carnality, brutishness, beastliness, bloodthirstiness, savageness He now became accustomed to the bestiality of his troops.
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1. Degrading, immoral acts or habits:
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(formal) (= bad behaviour) → bestialité f
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bestiality[bɛstɪˈælɪtɪ] n → bestialità
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
n. bestialidad, relaciones sexuales con animales.
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bestialityn bestialidad f
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