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Definition of the noun animalism

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noun - plural: animalisms

  1. the doctrine that human beings are purely animal in nature and lacking a spiritual nature
  2. preoccupation with satisfaction of physical drives and appetites


  1. "Animalism" is a blues rock album by The Animals, released in November 1966. The album includes a collaboration with Frank Zappa, with covers of B.B. King, Ray Charles and Sam Cooke.
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  3. "Animalism" is a musical album of Siege of Hate.


  1. Animalism: In philosophy, animalism is a theory about personal identity according to which personal identity is a biological property of human beings, just as it is for other animals. Animalism is not a theory about personhood, that is, a theory about what it means to be a person. An animalist could hold that robots or angels were persons without that contradicting his animalism.
  2. Animalism: 동물 공화국은 소설 동물 농장에서 나오는 허구의 나라로 나폴레옹이 단독으로 대통령 후보로 나왔고, 100% 찬성으로 당선이 되었다. 선포 연도는 정확하지 않지만, 4월 달에 선포된 소설 속 공화국이다.

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Google previewPersonal Identity (2012)

Complex Or Simple? by Georg Gasser, Matthias Stefan

An alternative to animalism is the brain-based approach.

Google previewThe Philosophy of J.J. Abrams (2014)

by Patricia Brace, Robert Arp

Put simply, animalism is the viewthat a human person is identical toa particular human animal (a memberof thespecies Homo sapiens). 3The intuitive argument infavor of this theory is quite strong. Whenever youlook in the mirror,yousee ...

Google previewUnderstanding Animal Farm (1999)

A Student Casebook to Issues, Sources, and Historical Documents by John Rodden

After all, Animalism is the animals' Marxism. The purpose of this chapter is to provide a way into Marx's sometimes very difficult philosophy. There are many unfamiliar terms and concepts in Marxism. Its history is long and arduous. One does ...

Google previewThe Ladies' Home Journal (1895)

Animalism is an ingrained factor, and we shall be a great deal more sensible and far better off if we accept the situation with serenity.

Google previewBehind the Eyes of Madness (2004)

Animalism is a double-edged sword, and this is the heart.

Google previewPublic Opinion (1896)

Animalism is an ingrained factor, and we shall be a great deal more sensible and far better off if we accept the situation with serenity.

Google previewEncyclopedia Of Occult Scienses Vol. III Chiromancy (Palmistry) And Graphology (2015)

by Poinsot, Maffeo

In animals the bones of the palm, as a matter of fact, constitute so to speak the whole of the hand; hence in man predominance of the palm over the fingers indicates a preponderance of animalism.

Google previewThe Continuum Encyclopedia of Symbols (2000)

by Udo Becker

Animalism - See ANIMISM. Animism - From the Latin word "anima," ...

Google previewThe Tattoo Encyclopedia (2012)

by Terisa Green

Centaurs came to symbolize animalism, untamed nature, and lack of self-control. CENTIPEDE Like CATERPILLARS and BEETLES, the centipede enjoys a usage in tattoo art that celebrates the vibrant colors and meandering shapes that can ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of World Religions (2006)

by Bruno Becchio, Johannes P. Schadé

The term animalism has sometimes used by anthropologists to describe an earlier, more primitive state of animism which ascribes individual souls or spiritual qualities to all things. Common to almost all primitive cultures, animism remains ...

Google previewDiamond Gem English Dictionary

by Dr. Baljit Singh

animalism n. barbarity; sensuality.

Google previewThe rhymers' lexicon (1971)

by Andrew Loring, George Saintsbury

Anglicanism Anglicism Anglo~Saxonism animalism animism anomalism antagonism antiquarianism aphorism aramism asceticism Asiaticism asteism asterism astigmatism ` atavism atomism Baalism babyism bacchanalianism bachelorism ...

Google previewThe Routledge Dictionary of Pronunciation for Current English (2017)

by Clive Upton, William A. Kretzschmar, Jr.

n animalise BR'animl&LZ, -Z, -in, -d AM 'aenomalaiz, -EZ, -in, -d animalism ...

Google previewHistorical Encyclopedia of Natural and Mathematical Sciences (2009)

by Ari Ben-Menahem

Avoiding the artificial restraints of civilization, they were prone to fall back into animalism pure and simple. Many of them upheld the principle of community of wives; some of them are said to have outraged the dictates of public decency.

Google previewChambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 3 of 4: N-R)

by Various

a revival of paganism, or its spirit—a euphemism for mere animalism.—v.t.Neopā ′ganīse, to imbue with this spirit. Neophobia, nēōfō′bia, n. dreadofnovelty. [Gr. neos, new, phobia—phebesthai, tofear.] ...

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Animalism Meaning

Video shows what animalism means. The doctrine that humans are merely animals, and lack any spirituality. The enjoyment of physical appetites. Animalism ...

Quotes about Animalism

To go without a reputation is a shame.
To lose the reputation is much more.
Shamelessness is the animalism,
Permissible only in sexual acts.
17.11.2005 (Rm. Shanmugam Chettiar)
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Scrabble value of A1N1I1M3A1L1I1S1M3

The value of this 9-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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