taskboy3000 (taskboy3000) wrote,
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taskboy3000

More words to live by

Continuing the theme of words you should know, I present a list of adjectives used to ascribe animal characteristics typically to human behavior. I have starred the ones that are particularly useful to remember, particularly when insulting your friends and enemies.

  • apiarian - bee
  • * asinine - donkey
  • * batrachian - frog
  • * bovine - cow
  • canine - dog
  • equine - horse
  • feline - cat
  • leonine - lion
  • lupine - wolf
  • * ophidian - snake
  • * porcine - pig
  • simian - ape
  • suarian - lizard
  • taurine - bull
  • * ursine - bear
  • * vulpine - fox

An even larger list of these can be found here:

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