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Meaning of PIGGISH

Pronunciation:  'pigish

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  resembling swine; coarsely gluttonous or greedy; "piggish table manners"; "the piggy fat-cheeked little boy and his porcine pot-bellied father"; "swinish slavering over food"

PIGGISH is a 7 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: gluttonous, hoggish, piggy, porcine, swinish



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Pig"gish\, a.
Relating to, or like, a pig; greedy.

Thesaurus Terms
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