beestly

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From beeste +‎ -ly (adjectival).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɛst(ə)liː/, /ˈbɛst(ə)liːtʃ/

AdjectiveEdit

beestly

  1. physical; non-spiritual (of faculties, knowledge, etc.)
  2. (rare) animal (of or pertaining to animals)
  3. (rare) beastly, depraved (lacking human sensibility)
  4. (rare) stupid, unlearned

SynonymsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • English: beastly

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