social animal


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social animal

[′sō·shəl ′an·ə·məl]
(zoology)
An animal that exhibits social behavior.
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It is because of them that man has been called a social animal.
The gift of speech also evidently proves that man is a more social animal than the bees, or any of the herding cattle: for nature, as we say, does nothing in vain, and man is the only animal who enjoys it.
But in that same instant there stirred in him the generations of discipline by which man had become an inadequate social animal. Tact and sympathy strove with him, and he smiled with his eyes into the Virgin's eyes as he said:-
He said human being is a social animal and they would need a society to live in happily with certain principles and here the education comes which tells them about right and wrong thus enabling to establish a fair justice system and ensure character building.
Dr Azam said that because the human being is a social animal, it needs a society to live happily with certain principles.
Wise men say that man is a social animal. What they say is correct.
The animal experts in the court said it was so cruel to keep the elephant, a social animal, alone in zoo.
It is a social animal and lives in groups of up to 10,000 animals.
This social animal likes nothing more than relaxing in the sun with friends.
The gentleman who has taken these pictures is only a social animal. Now, he is shouting on social media to get more likes!
He's quite a nice social animal. Steve is a great guy, a top guy.
* Social animal and firework David Brooks follows one person on twitter: Katy Perry.

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