Synonyms of 'being'
a human beingbeings from outer space
the rights and responsibilities of the individual
The Earth is mainly made of iron and silicon and things like that.
I was attacked by wild animals.
He is one of the most amiable creatures in existence.
not to hear a fellow human being's voice
the threats our ancestors faced from wild beasts
impossible needs for any mere mortal to meet
the state or fact of existingthe complex process by which the novel is brought into being
essential natureThe music seemed to touch his very being.
a tiny village of only 100 souls
the real spirit of the revolutionary movement
His presence in the village could only stir up trouble.
the presence of a carcinogen in the water
The substance of his discussions doesn't really matter.
Some claim that Ireland's very essence is expressed through its language.
Not all chemicals present in living organisms are harmless.
the concept of the earth as a living entity
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in the sense of animal
any living being with four legsI was attacked by wild animals.
in the sense of beast
a large wild animalthe threats our ancestors faced from wild beasts
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