Synonyms of 'creature'
1 living thing
Many cultures believe that every living creature possesses a spirit.
He is one of the most amiable creatures in existence.
He's the only person who can do the job.
a possible step to sending a man back to the moon
the rights and responsibilities of the individual
What an unpleasant character he is!
He appeared to be a fine fellow.
a tiny village of only 100 souls
not to hear a fellow human being's voice
impossible needs for any mere mortal to meet
We are not merely creatures of our employers.
She delegated the job to one of her minions.
He became the tool of the security services.
The Council was an instrument of Government.
The ministers have denied that they are puppets of a foreign government.
cohort mainly US)
They raise funds to help ex-service personnel and their dependants.
the ever-faithful family retainer
five thousand delegates, with 30,000 assorted hangers-on
I'm not staying as a paid lackey to act as your yes-man.
Copyright © 2016 by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
An animal is a living creature such as a dog, lion, or rabbit, rather than a bird, fish, insect, or human being.
He was attacked by wild animals.
You can refer to an animal as a beast, especially if it is a large, dangerous, or unusual one.
the threats our ancestors faced from wild beasts
Thesaurus for creature from the Collins English Thesaurus
You can refer to any living thing that is not a plant as a creature , especially when it is of an unknown or unfamiliar kind . People also refer to imaginary animals and beings as creatures .