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creature

crea·ture

creature

 
 
pronunciation:
kri chr
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a living being, either human or animal.
similar words:
animal, being, thing
definition 2: a person who is subservient to or dependent upon another.
The young man became his boss's creature.
similar words:
thing
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derivations: creaturely (adv.), creatureliness (n.)