Synonyms of animal in English:

animal


See definition of animal

noun

1‘rare and endangered animals and plants’

SYNONYMS

creature, beast, living thing, being, brute

informal critter

wildlife, fauna

2‘the man was an animal’

SYNONYMS

brute, beast, monster, savage, devil, demon, fiend, villain, sadist, barbarian, ogre

informal swine, bastard, pig


adjective

1‘the evolution of animal life’

SYNONYMS

zoological, animalistic

rare zoic, theriomorphic

2‘his grunt of animal passion’

SYNONYMS

carnal, fleshly, bodily, physical, sensual

instinctive, instinctual

brutish, unrefined, uncultured, coarse, gross, inhuman, subhuman

rare appetitive

ANTONYMS

spiritual