- a cruelly rapacious person
- a living organism characterized by voluntary movement
• (n.) An animal destitute of human reason; any animal not human; esp. a quadruped; a beast. • (a.) Not possessing reason, irrational; unthinking; as, a brute beast; the brute creation. • (v. t.) To report; to bruit. • (a.) Of, pertaining to, or characteristic of, a brute beast. Hence: Brutal; cruel; fierce; ferocious; savage; p...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/brute/
1. Not having sensation; senseless; inanimate; unconscious; without intelligence or volition; as, the brute earth; the brute powers of nature. ... 2. Not possessing reason, irrational; unthinking; as, a brute beast; the brute creation. 'A creature . . . Not prone And brute as other creatures, but endued With sanctity of reason.' (Milton) ... 3. Of,...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
Brute (brut) adjective [ French brut , nasc., brute , fem., raw, rough, rude, brutish, Latin brutus stupid, irrational: confer Italian & Spanish bruto .] 1. Not having sensation; senseless; inanimate; unconscious; without intelligence or volition; as, the bruteFound on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/106
Brute noun 1.
An animal destitute of human reason; any animal not human; esp. a quadruped; a beast. « Brutes
may be considered as either aëral, terrestrial, aquatic, or amphibious. Locke.
A brutal person; a savage in heart or manners; as unfeeling or c...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/106
Brute transitive verb
[ For bruit
.] To report; to bruit. [ Obsolete]Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/106
A brute arc light, usually 225 amps DC powered.Found on http://www.filmland.com/glossary/Dictionary.html#A
British Rail Universal Trolley Equipment - type of platform trolley found on stations all over the UK rail network from the late 1960s to the early 1980s.Found on http://www.translationdirectory.com/glossaries/glossary256.php
In English mythology, Brute (Brutus) was the first king of the Britons. He was the son of Sylvius. Having inadvertently killed his father, he first took refuge in Greece and then in Britain. In memory of Troy, he called the capital of his kingdom Troy-novant (New Troy), now London.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/D3.HTM
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