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 (bĕs′chəl, bēs′-)
1. Of or resembling a beast: a bestial roar.
2. Marked by brutality or depravity; brutal or depraved: capable of the most bestial acts imaginable.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Late Latin bēstiālis, from Latin bēstia, beast.]

bes′tial·ly adv.
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Adv.1.bestially - in an inhumane mannerbestially - in an inhumane manner; "she treated her husband bestially"
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Moreover, the conviction of not being utterly destroyed returned to him through the sensations of being half-drowned, bestially shaken, and partly choked.
She, like her husband, was shy, and, furthermore, ill, and furthermore, so bestially stupid that she could not grasp what was happening.
It is not up to anyone to say 'Move on' to the families of the tortured, who saw the bodies of their loved ones strangled and bestially beaten as if they weren't human.
15) The Mennonites were portrayed as almost bestially boorish in appearance, manners, and intelligence.
NEW DELHI GANG RAPE: Even after one month, when a 23-year-old paramedical student was bestially gang raped in a moving bus and then dumped on the road in New Delhi, the justice to the girl remained undelivered.
Those who tried to cross the borders were bestially treated and many times were used as an example for the rest of the people; but it was in vain.
Then there are those endless surveys suggesting that the great British public is bestially stupid and recognises the name of Churchill only as a nodding insurance mascot.