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creature /ˈkriːtʃə $ -ər/ noun [countable]

افریده ، مخلوق ، جانور ، قانون ـ فقه: مخلوق ، روانشناسی: مخلوق
- living thing, animal, beast, being, brute
- person, human being, individual, man, mortal, soul, woman
English Thesaurus: animal, creature, beast, living thing, species, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

creature W3 /ˈkriːtʃə $ -ər/ noun [countable]
[Date: 1200-1300; Language: Old French; Origin: Late Latin creatura, from Latin creare; create]

1. LIVING THING anything that is living, such as an animal, fish, or insect, but not a plant:
all the living creatures in the sea
creatures of the deep (=animals and fish that live in the ocean)

2. IMAGINARY OR STRANGE an imaginary animal or person, or one that is very strange and frightening:
creatures from outer space

3. a creature of habit someone who always does things in the same way or at the same time

4. SOMETHING MADE OR INVENTED formal something, especially something bad, that was made or invented by a particular person or organization
creature of
The poll tax was a creature of the government.

5. SOMEBODY CONTROLLED BY SOMETHING someone who is controlled or influenced a lot by something
creature of
He was a creature of the military government.

6. beautiful/stupid/adorable etc creature literary someone who has a particular character or quality:
He was the most beautiful creature Dot had ever seen.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

ADJ. living All living creatures need food.
primitive, simple | complex | intelligent | cold-blooded, warm-blooded | wild the wild creatures of the forest
social Dogs are more social creatures than cats.
solitary | night, nocturnal | aquatic, marine, sea, underwater, water | land-based | woodland Woodland creatures such as foxes and owls are increasingly common in towns.
ape-like, bat-like, etc. | little, small, tiny These timid little creatures exude a pungent smell when threatened.
helpless The newborn young are helpless creatures and easy prey for birds.
dangerous | furry | magnificent It is awesome to see these magnificent creatures in flight.
exotic, strange a strange creature from another planet
mythical | evil I dreamt of evil creatures who were trying to catch me.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary


a living creature
The early Greeks believed that plants were living creatures that felt pain and pleasure.
a little/small/tiny creature
tiny creatures such as mice
a beautiful/magnificent creature
The buffalo is a magnificent creature.
a wild creature
Damage to the environment affects all wild creatures.
a sea/marine creature (also an ocean creature)
The first living creatures were marine creatures.
a furry creature
Town dwellers see the squirrel as a cute furry creature, but to farmers they’re a pest.
a dangerous creature
dangerous creatures such as tigers
a nocturnal creature (=awake at night and sleeping in the day)
As darkness falls, nocturnal creatures begin to make an appearance.
a primitive/simple creature (=one with only a few cells)
primitive creatures like bacteria
a complex creature (=consisting of many different parts)
Human beings are extremely complex creatures.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

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