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Synonyms for pig

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hog, pig, grunter, squealer, Sus scrofa(noun)

    domestic swine

    bull, grunter, slovenly person, pig bed, hog, rat, hogg, copper, hogget, squealer, betrayer, sloven, boar, fuzz, slob, wild boar, informer, blabber, cop

  2. slob, sloven, pig, slovenly person(noun)

    a coarse obnoxious person

    pig bed, sloven, copper, grunter, squealer, slob, slovenly person, fuzz, cop, hog, bull

  3. hog, pig(noun)

    a person regarded as greedy and pig-like

    hogget, pig bed, sloven, copper, slovenly person, squealer, slob, hogg, hog, cop, grunter, bull, fuzz

  4. bull, cop, copper, fuzz, pig(noun)

    uncomplimentary terms for a policeman

    bull's eye, bull, atomic number 29, slovenly person, hog, strapper, shit, copper color, papal bull, crap, copper, dogshit, blur, hair, tomentum, grunter, horseshit, fuzz, bullshit, bruiser, slob, pig bed, sloven, cop, squealer

  5. pig bed, pig(noun)

    mold consisting of a bed of sand in which pig iron is cast

    pig bed, sloven, copper, grunter, squealer, slob, slovenly person, fuzz, cop, hog, bull

  6. pig(verb)

    a crude block of metal (lead or iron) poured from a smelting furnace

    pig bed, sloven, bull, copper, grunter, squealer, slob, slovenly person, fuzz, cop, hog

  7. pig, pig it(verb)

    live like a pig, in squalor

    devour, guttle, farrow, raven, pig it

  8. devour, guttle, raven, pig(verb)

    eat greedily

    "he devoured three sandwiches"

    pig it, guttle, down, go through, consume, farrow, predate, devour, prey, raven

  9. farrow, pig(verb)

    give birth

    "sows farrow"

    devour, guttle, farrow, raven, pig it

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. pig(n.)

    young hog

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. pig(n)

    shoat, far, gilt (young female), whinock, hog, swine

    Associated words:
    porcine, farrow, litter, barrow, boar, sow, pork

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "pig":

    pork, hog, pigs, swine, piggy, porcine, pigmeat, hogs, porc, porker, dirty, boar, gip, piglet, hog-pork, slob, sow, bastard

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How to say pig in sign language?

  1. pig

How to use pig in a sentence?

  1. Cyrus Ching:

    I learned long ago never to wrestle with a pig. You get dirty, and besides, the pig likes it.

  2. Ken Friedman:

    The Spotted Pig has had very substantial debt including to vendors and food suppliers, and as has previously been made public, The Spotted Pig has been running in the red for a long time, i essentially spent my family's savings to keep The Spotted Pig open but sadly The Spotted Pig wasn't enough. I was not successful in selling and personally am on the verge of bankruptcy. Its closing is the saddest thing I've had to face in my professional life.

  3. Sandee Hanline:

    The Greasy fucken fat pig that discusses her husbands day drive and he’ll eventually cut and eat her fucken heart ad he yells out of anger

  4. Saying Folk:

    Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time, and it annoys the pig.

  5. Clinton Huggins:

    You can put a pig in a palace and that doesn't make him a prince! You can put a prince in a pig pen and he wont't become a pig.

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