"bestia" English translation

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"bestia" in English

ES bestia
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{masculine}

1. general

bestia (also: bruta)
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brute {noun} [coll.] (person)
a hulking great brute
a brute of a man
bestia (also: ser infrahumano)

2. "expresando admiración"

bestia (also: lumbrera, capo)
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whiz {noun} [Amer.]
este bestia arrasó con todos los premios en el colegio
this whiz kid walked off with all the school prizes
bestia (also: lumbrera, capo)
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whizz {noun} [Brit.] [coll.]

Context sentences for "bestia" in English

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Spanish¡qué bestia! se ha comido dos platos enteros de lentejas
this guy's incredible! he's just eaten two whole plates of lentils
SpanishSi no evitamos respuestas extremistas, podemos estar alimentando a la misma bestia a la que pretendemos eliminar.
Only through a healthy, constructive dialogue can we root out and tackle anger and hatred.
Spanishes tan bestia que no distingue un Picasso de un Velázquez
he's so ignorant he can't tell a Picasso from a Velázquez
Spanishel bestia de tu hermano ha vuelto a ganar el concurso
your brother's a real star! he's won the competition again
SpanishPrincipalmente supuso una plataforma para que la izquierda atacara a su bestia negra favorita, los Estados Unidos.
It was principally a platform for the left to attack their favourite bête noire, the United States.
Spanishes un bestia que no sabe ni usar el cuchillo
he's so uncouth, he can't even hold his knife properly
SpanishCiertamente, igual que Adán, es tentado por el poder maléfico del pecado que, como bestia feroz, está
is in no way predestined to evil. Certainly, like Adam, he is tempted by the
Spanishno seas bestia, ¿cómo le vas a decir eso?
don't be so crass, you can't say that to him!
Spanishel público se puso a gritar a lo bestia
Spanishtodo lo hace a lo bestia
he's so slap-dash in everything he does
Spanishconducen a lo bestia