Definition of minibeast in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈmɪnibiːst/


British informal
A small invertebrate animal such as an insect or spider.
Example sentences
  • Explore the shore searching for minibeasts of the mud and rock pools with the Bay, Beasts and Banners workshop at the Platform, Morecambe, and the beach from 9.30 am.
  • An Explorer Day on May 28 will see an activity day for children and the chance to get up close and personal with minibeasts.
  • One of the strengths of the CD, according to its promoters, is that it is linked to the revised Irish curriculum covering topics such as weather, materials and change, human body, minibeasts, the solar system and inventions.

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