(bst"l), a. 1. Pertaining to, or having the form, nature, or habits of, a beast.
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Beastly divinities and droves of gods.
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2. Characterizing the nature of a beast; contrary to the nature and dignity of man; brutal; filthy.
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The beastly vice of drinking to excess.
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3. Abominable; as, beastly weather. [Colloq. Eng.]
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Syn. -- Bestial; brutish; irrational; sensual; degrading.
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