Definition of animalistic in English:

animalistic

adjective

  • 1Characteristic of animals, particularly in being physical and instinctive:

    ‘these dogs are an extension of their owners' animalistic tendencies’
  • 2Relating to or practising the religious worship of animals:

    ‘images of animalistic ritual costumes spring to mind’

Pronunciation

animalistic

/anɪməˈlɪstɪk/