creature definition

  • noun:
    • One thing produced.
    • A living being, specifically an animal: land creatures; microscopic animals in a drop of liquid.
    • A human.
    • An imaginary or fantastical being: mythological animals; a creature from outer space.
    • One determined by or subservient to a different.
    • A created thing, whether animate or inanimate; a creation.
    • A living being; an animal or individual.
    • A being subservient to or dependent upon another.
    • something developed; any such thing not self-existent; specifically, any being created with life; an animal; a person.
    • A human being, in shame, contempt, or endearment.
    • someone who owes their rise and lot of money to a different; a servile reliant; a musical instrument; an instrument.
    • a broad term among farmers for horses, oxen, etc.
    • A created thing; ergo, anything in general, animate or inanimate.
    • particularly, & most frequently, a full time income produced being; an animal or animate being.
    • In a small good sense, a human being: made use of absolutely or with an epithet (bad, idle, low, etc., or good, pretty, nice, etc.), in contempt, commiseration, or endearment: as, an idle creature; exactly what a creature! a fairly animal; a sweet animal.
    • One thing regarded as developed by, springing from, or totally dependent upon something different.
    • Specifically, somebody who owes their increase and fortune to a different; one who is susceptible to the might or impact of another; a musical instrument; a tool.
    • Intoxicating drink, especially whisky.
    • a person being; `wight' is an archaic term
    • an income system characterized by voluntary motion
    • someone who is controlled by other individuals and is always perform unpleasant or dishonest tasks for some other person
  • others:
    • Of or belonging to the human anatomy: because, animal conveniences.

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