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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 bes·tial /ˈbɛsʧəl, ˈbɛʃ, ˈbis, ˈbiʃ-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bes·tial a.
 1. Belonging to a beast, or to the class of beasts.
    Among the bestial herds to range.   --Milton.
 2. Having the qualities of a beast; brutal; below the dignity of reason or humanity; irrational; carnal; beastly; sensual.
 Syn: -- Brutish; beastly; brutal; carnal; vile; low; depraved; sensual; filthy.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bes·tial, n. A domestic animal; also collectively, cattle; as, other kinds of bestial. [Scot.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : resembling a beast; showing lack of human sensibility;
            "beastly desires"; "a bestial nature"; "brute force";
            "a dull and brutish man"; "bestial treatment of
            prisoners" [syn: beastly, brute(a), brutish]