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Synonyms for boar
bɔr, boʊrboar

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wild boar, boar, Sus scrofanoun

    Old World wild swine having a narrow body and prominent tusks from which most domestic swine come; introduced in United States

    Synonyms:
    pig, grunter, squealer, wild boar, hog

  2. boarnoun

    an uncastrated male hog

    Synonyms:
    wild boar

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Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. boarnoun

    Synonyms:
    male hog, barrow (castrated), hogget (young boar)

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  1. List of paraphrases for "boar":

    pig, betrayal

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  1. Glenn McEwan:

    It is amazing what the human being can do. There are extraordinary people doing extraordinary things, ... We are humbled to have been a part of it. Returning the Wild Boar soccer team safely into the arms of their loved ones is the good news of the year.

  2. Zhang Hanwen:

    Remarkably for 30 million years, the entire first half of proboscidean evolution, only two of the eight groups evolved, most proboscideans over this time were nondescript herbivores ranging from the size of a pug to that of a boar. A few species got as big as a hippo, yet these lineages were evolutionary dead-ends. They all bore little resemblance to elephants.

  3. Mathew Amor:

    Basically Kailem wanted to catch a boar, and so a few of us got together to take him out, and another mate filmed more than an hour of video to put together as a DVD for Kailem and his family of the trip.

  4. Deputy Agriculture Minister Yanko Ivanov:

    What we failed to do was reduce the population of wild boar, which, unfortunately, has a fairly dense concentration in the areas with industrial farms.

  5. Johanna Rode-Margono:

    Javan warty pigs are of a similar body size to European wild boar but are a bit more slender and have longer heads, males have three pairs of enormous warts on their faces. It is these characteristics that have led to them being affectionately labelled as ‘the world’s ugliest pig’ but, certainly to us and our researchers, they are rather beautiful and impressive.


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