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Wild ContextPlay
Use 'beast' for animals in a natural, wild habitat, not for typical home pets. SlideHe photographed every beast prowling the African savannah.
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Size MattersPlay
Implies a larger size, 'beast' wouldn't commonly describe small animals. SlideA massive bear, truly a beast, roamed the woods.
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Strength ImplicationPlay
A 'beast' often connotes strength or power, not just any animal. SlideThe elephant, a gentle beast, has incredible strength.