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How do you use the word "beast"?

Discussion in 'Off-Topic' started by Gecko1, May 13, 2008.

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How do you use the word "beast"?

  1. Noun

    55 vote(s)
    94.8%
  2. Adjective

    31 vote(s)
    53.4%
  3. Adverb

    13 vote(s)
    22.4%
  4. Verb

    11 vote(s)
    19.0%
  5. Interjection

    20 vote(s)
    34.5%
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  1. Gecko1

    Gecko1 Chieftain

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    Do you use it as a noun: You're a beast

    An adjective: That beastly man ran quickly

    An adverb: You threw that ball beastly.

    a verb: You beasted out there.

    or an interjection: Beast!

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  2. LightFang

    LightFang "I'm the hero!"

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    Noun: The countries able to industrialize were countries that had beasts of burden and a temperate climate.

    Adjective: The degenerate man seemed rather beastlike to me. Yes, beastlike. Not beastly. The noun form of "beastly" is "beastliness".

    Your poll is flawed.
     
  3. Perfection

    Perfection The Great Head.

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    I use it as beast indefinite article.
     
  4. Dawgphood001

    Dawgphood001 The Professional Poster

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    Noun and adjective.
     
  5. Aramazd

    Aramazd Chieftain

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    Noun and adjective, as well.
     
  6. h4ppy

    h4ppy You sir, pineapple?

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    On fat people.
     
  7. a_propagandist

    a_propagandist The Light Brigadier

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    This is so weird. A couple of friends and acquaintances use this as a verb.

    Ex: (Context: Someone owning up a multi match of COD 4) Man, you beasted them.

    Ex: I beasted the test.

    On the other hand, beano carries a negative connotation.

    Ex: Don't be such a beano.

    Of course, we use it conventionally too.
     
  8. Narz

    Narz keeping it real

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    Noun only.
     
  9. Brighteye

    Brighteye intuitively Bayesian

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    What could it mean as a verb? 'I was uncontrolled and uncivilised on that test?'
     
  10. warpus

    warpus In pork I trust

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    I use the word to refer to my privates.
     
  11. sourboy

    sourboy Awakening...

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    Noun... that's it.
     
  12. sourboy

    sourboy Awakening...

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    Coming from a guy with a rodent for an avatar! :lol:
     
  13. Rossiya

    Rossiya Fridge Magnet Porn

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    I use it as a full stop (beast)
     
  14. warpus

    warpus In pork I trust

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    You know what they say about mice with big ears..
     
  15. Yoda Power

    Yoda Power ✫✫✫✫✫✫✫

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    With an r.
     
  16. -Fate-

    -Fate- Chieftain

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    He's a beast.

    That was such a beast(ly) thing to do.

    I beasted that test.

    That dog got beast owned.

    Kilimanjaro! Beast!

    All of the above.
     
  17. Ansar

    Ansar Détente avec l'été

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    You're such a beast.

    That test was beastly.

    So, noun and adjective.
     
  18. ybbor

    ybbor Will not change his avata

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    :lol: :lol:
     
  19. WillJ

    WillJ Coolness Connoisseur

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    Wait, what?
     

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