Translation of "beast" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /biːst/ us /bist/ formal

an animal, especially a large or wild one


(Translation of “beast” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)



a four-footed (especially large) animal

beasts of the jungle.

a cruel, brutal person

bestia, bruto, animal
He was a violent beast of a man.

(old-fashioned) an unpleasant person

descortés, rudo
Arthur is a beast for refusing to come!
beastly adjective

(British) disagreeable

desagradable, maleducado, descortés
What a beastly thing to do!
beastliness noun

bestialidad, brutalidad
the beastliness of her brother.

(Translation of “beast” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)