A beast is a large animal, often a dangerous, four-footed one. Beasts can also be creatures with strange and horrible bodies.


Fun Fact:

Imaginary beasts are part of the legends of the world. In Japan, one of the most infamous beasts is the Kappa, an ugly green monster with a monkey’s head and a turtle’s shell.

 

Example Sentence:

美女与野兽

měinǚ yǔ yěshòu

Beauty and the Beast