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creature

EN[kɹiːˈeɪtjʊə] [ˈkɹiːt͡ʃə] [ˈkɹiːt͡ʃəɹ] [-iːtʃə(ɹ)]
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  • Creature is often used as a synonym for animal. Creature or creatures may also refer to:
FR créature

    Definition of creature in English Dictionary

  • NounPLcreaturesSUF-ure
    1. (now rare) A created thing, whether animate or inanimate; a creation.
      1. A living being; an animal or human.
        1. He's a creature of habit.   insects and other creatures
      2. A being subservient to or dependent upon another.
      3. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • It’s a small sculpture in the form of a bird with the head of a woman, a type of mythical creature known as a kinnari.
          • VETS and other creature economies…", Sebastian Tong, 4 August 2010, Reuters
          • Her images are layered and slipped slightly off their undercolor as if a small creature has given them a good shaking.
        2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
          • People tend to lump turtles and tortoises together, when in fact they are different creatures.
          • Þe kinges herte of pitee gan agryse, / Whan he sauȝ so benigne a creature.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
        Related Links:
        1. en creatures
        2. en creaturely
        3. en creaturedom
        4. en creatureship
        5. en creaturehood
        Source: Wiktionary
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        Meaning of creature for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "creature" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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