- (chiefly dial.) A domestic animal, specif. a horse.
- A human being.
- A strange or imaginary being.
An example of a creature is a cyclops.
An example of a creature is sasquatch.
An example of a creature is a flying horse.
- whiskey or other intoxicating liquor
Idioms and Phrasal Verbs
Origin of creature
- Existing since Middle English in the original sense of “a created thing”, borrowed via Old French, from Late Latin creatura, from creare.