a long verse narrative in which the misadventures of animals satirize human foibles and follies.
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How to use beast epic in a sentence
The tales that Joel Chandler Harris has assembled in this collection constitute a most charming and usable beast-epic.Literature in the Elementary School | Porter Lander MacClintock
Bortell, the bull, in the beast-epic called Reynard the Fox .
Bru´in, the name of the bear, in the beast-epic called Reynard the Fox.
Copple, the hen killed by Reynard, in the beast-epic called Reynard the Fox .
Isengrim, ī′sen-grim, n. the name of the wolf in the famous beast-epic of Reynard the Fox.