Type your word below and click
What-does.net is your comprehensive online definition dictionary. If you are not sure how to define Creature, our website can provide you with the appropriate definition. On this page, you can find what is Creature.

Creature meaning

creature - 6 dictionary results

  1. 1. a person who is controlled by others and is used to perform unpleasant or dishonest tasks for someone else
  2. 2. Anything created; anything not self- existent; especially, any being created with life; an animal; a man.
  3. 3. A human being, in pity, contempt, or endearment; as, a poor creature; a pretty creature.
  4. 4. A person who owes his rise and fortune to another; a servile dependent; an instrument; a tool.
  5. 5. A general term among farmers for horses, oxen, etc.
  6. 6. A being or thing created; one entirely subservient to another.

creature - examples of usage

  1. " She is a wonderful creature," his mother continued. - "The Crisis, Volume 6", Winston Churchill.
  2. Occasionally she was not heard; but instead of running away, and trying to find some other home, she used- wise little creature that she was! - "Stories of Animal Sagacity", W.H.G. Kingston.
  3. He began, in short, to wonder what kind of creature this man who was to marry his cousin might be. - "Night and Day", Virginia Woolf.
Filter by letter: