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fellow creature

noun
1.
a kindred creature, especially a fellow human being.
Origin of fellow creature
1640-1650
First recorded in 1640-50
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  • Was he not taking away God's gift of life from a fellow creature?

    Mud and Khaki Vernon Bartlett
  • I let science slide, and rejoiced in that light as if it had been a fellow creature.

    The Maine Woods

    Henry David Thoreau
  • Any act is immoral and wrong which needlessly injures a fellow creature.

    Not Guilty Robert Blatchford
  • For there is hardly any act a man can perform which does not affect a fellow creature.

    Not Guilty Robert Blatchford
  • But he's a fellow creature, an' has nane to look to for help but us at this time.

  • "Father, I have saved a fellow creature's life," she went on.

  • I call all things sin which bring misery to a fellow creature.

    Letters of a Javanese Princess Raden Adjeng Kartini
  • She was weak, as if she had looked on at a fellow creature bleeding to death.

    Cinderella Jane

    Marjorie Benton Cooke
  • Is the desire to relieve a fellow creature's suffering a weakness?

    For Jacinta Harold Bindloss
  • The form of their friend and fellow creature began to moulder.

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