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1. animal

noun. ['ˈænəməl'] a living organism characterized by voluntary movement.

Synonyms

  • adult
  • mate
  • scavenger
  • head
  • fertilized egg
  • animate being
  • pleurodont
  • giant
  • insectivore
  • sea animal
  • varment
  • game
  • darter
  • captive
  • metazoan
  • hexapod
  • offspring
  • critter
  • peeper
  • pest
  • homoiotherm
  • caput
  • racer
  • purebred
  • larva
  • migrator
  • young
  • pureblood
  • being
  • stunt
  • omnivore
  • varmint
  • homotherm
  • prey
  • invertebrate
  • fictional animal
  • male
  • marine animal
  • acrodont
  • domestic animal
  • feeder
  • sea creature
  • quarry
  • zooplankton
  • brute
  • conceptus
  • Animalia
  • chordate
  • herbivore
  • female
  • beast
  • moulter
  • creature
  • ectotherm
  • animal tissue
  • work animal
  • embryo
  • marine creature
  • range animal
  • thoroughbred
  • domesticated animal
  • mutant
  • predatory animal
  • stayer
  • creepy-crawly
  • survivor
  • homeotherm
  • fauna
  • predator
  • face
  • poikilotherm
  • organism
  • biped
  • animal kingdom
  • pet
  • molter

Antonyms

  • male
  • liberal
  • juvenile
  • immature

Etymology

  • animalis (Latin)
  • anima (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Animal

  • abysmal
  • aimal
  • almal
  • anytime'll
  • atmel
  • baptismal
  • baumel
  • bermel
  • bluemel
  • bramel
  • broomall
  • brummel
  • brummell
  • camel
  • caramel
  • carmel
  • decimal
  • demel
  • dermal
  • dismal

Example sentences of the word animal


1. Adjective
In the summer, the Inuit made a tent from animal bones or wood.

2. Noun, singular or mass
They covered it with animal skins and used sinew to keep the animal skins on the frame.

Quotes containing the word animal


1. I'm a vegetarian and very much active in regards to how I feel about animal rights and protecting animals and giving animals a voice. But at the same time, I appreciate and respect other people's decisions to eat meat. The only thing that I hope is that people are educated, that they're aware, that they're living a conscious lifestyle.
- Abbie Cornish

2. I collaborated with fellow cat lover and designer Geren Ford to create a sweater that we hope any cat parent would wear to show their kitty pride and that all animal lovers can wear in support of the ASPCA.
- Kellie Pickler

3. He who does not love his own language is worse than an animal and smelly fish.
- Jose Rizal

2. animal-worship

noun. the worship of animals.

Synonyms

  • ichthyolatry
  • ophiolatry
  • serpent-worship
  • worship
  • fish-worship

Antonyms

  • miss
  • hate

3. animal

adjective. ['ˈænəməl'] marked by the appetites and passions of the body.

Synonyms

  • fleshly
  • carnal
  • physical

Antonyms

  • woman
  • conservative
  • man
  • emotional person

Etymology

  • animalis (Latin)
  • anima (Latin)
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