Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z



a painter or sculptor of animal subjects, esp a member of a group of early 19th-century French sculptors who specialized in realistic figures of animals, usually in bronze
(as modifier): an animalier bronze


Read Also:

  • Animalism

    preoccupation with or motivation by sensual, physical, or carnal appetites rather than moral, spiritual, or intellectual forces. the theory that human beings lack a spiritual nature. Historical Examples Let the object of existence be reunion with God, not the mere gratification of animalism. The Catholic World; Vol. IV.; October, 1866, to March, 1867. E. Rameur […]

  • Animalist

    a person driven by appetites; sensualist. an advocate of the theory of animalism.

  • Animalistic

    a person driven by appetites; sensualist. an advocate of the theory of animalism. Contemporary Examples But football by its nature is animalistic, raw, a bloody piece of meat. NFL Playoffs: Why Football Needs Violence Buzz Bissinger January 17, 2011 She is equally desirous of Levine, as animalistic and eager to consume him while sticky with […]

  • Animality

    the state of being an . the nature or instincts of human beings. . Historical Examples After the Phytozoa come the Protozoa, or first forms in which animality is distinctly recognised. Marvels of Pond-life Henry J. Slack Humanity is (as Comte thought) a higher degree of animality. Modern Skepticism C. J. Ellicott Priests and nuns […]

Disclaimer: Animalier definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.