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Synonyms for creature
ˈkri tʃərcrea·ture

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. creature

    being, animal, thing, body, brute

    chimera, ghost, bugbear

Princeton's WordNet

  1. animal, animate being, beast, brute, creature, faunanoun

    a living organism characterized by voluntary movement

    zoology, puppet, fauna, tool, animal, animate being, wight, wildcat, brute, beast, wolf, savage

  2. creature, wightnoun

    a human being; `wight' is an archaic term

    puppet, fauna, tool, animal, animate being, wight, brute, beast

  3. creature, tool, puppetnoun

    a person who is controlled by others and is used to perform unpleasant or dishonest tasks for someone else

    brute, animate being, shaft, puppet, prick, tool, peter, fauna, marionette, pecker, animal, beast, putz, instrument, wight, cock, dick

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Editors Contribution

  1. bimennoun

    unable to explain

    unable to give out an example

    Submitted by andrewm.30460 on January 13, 2023  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. creaturenoun

    being (animate or inanimate), thing, substance, body, created being

  2. creaturenoun

    animal, living being

  3. creaturenoun

    man, person

  4. creaturenoun

    dependant, retainer, vassal, parasite, minion, hanger-on

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. creaturenoun


PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "creature":

    creatures, beast, monster, pisces, ogre


  1. List of known nicknames for "Creature":

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How to use creature in a sentence?

  1. Gaberiel Bever:

    Turtles have been missing their Archaeopteryx, their missing link to the rest of the vertebrate tree, since Darwin told us that we should be looking for one, with Odontochelys, Pappochelys and now Eunotosaurus, we now have a remarkable series of transitional forms that take us from an almost lizard-like creature to the modern turtle body plan that is so interesting and bizarre.

  2. Thomas Filingeri:

    I came to realize that a human without purpose is not 100% human, people without purpose, without a sense of what they need to become. They have instead become an unrecognizable creature of some kind. Look around you in our society, it's visible in our daily lives. I even see it in myself sometimes, but I never completely accept it.

  3. William Temple:

    There cannot live a more unhappy creature than an ill-natured old man, who is neither capable of receiving pleasures, nor sensible of conferring them on others.

  4. Ettiene De Grellet:

    I expect to pass through this world but once; any good thing therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to any fellow creature, let me do it now; let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.

  5. Augustus Hare:

    Man without religion is the creature of circumstances.

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