Meaning of bestial
Pronunciation: (bes'chul, bēs'-), [key]
- of, pertaining to, or having the form of a beast: the belief that a person could assume bestial form after death; the bestial signs of the zodiac.
- without reason or intelligence; brutal; inhuman: bestial treatment of prisoners.
- beastlike in gratifying one's sensual desires; carnal; debased.
- bestial (Thesaurus)