Definition of Pig

1. Noun. Domestic swine.

Exact synonyms: Grunter, Hog, Squealer, Sus Scrofa
Generic synonyms: Swine
Group relationships: Genus Sus, Sus
Specialized synonyms: Porker
Terms within: Trotter, Porc, Pork
Terms within: Lard
Derivative terms: Grunt, Piglet, Squeal

2. Verb. Live like a pig, in squalor.
Exact synonyms: Pig It
Generic synonyms: Live

3. Noun. A coarse obnoxious person.
Exact synonyms: Slob, Sloven, Slovenly Person
Specialized synonyms: Litter Lout, Litterbug, Litterer, Slattern, Slovenly Woman, Slut, Trollop
Generic synonyms: Vulgarian
Derivative terms: Slovenly

4. Verb. Eat greedily. "They pig more bread"; "He devoured three sandwiches"
Exact synonyms: Devour, Guttle, Raven
Generic synonyms: Eat

5. Noun. A person regarded as greedy and pig-like.
Exact synonyms: Hog
Generic synonyms: Selfish Person
Derivative terms: Hog, Piggy

6. Verb. Give birth. "Sows farrow"
Exact synonyms: Farrow
Generic synonyms: Bear, Birth, Deliver, Give Birth, Have
Derivative terms: Farrow, Farrowing

7. Noun. Uncomplimentary terms for a policeman.
Exact synonyms: Bull, Cop, Copper, Fuzz
Language type: Colloquialism
Generic synonyms: Officer, Police Officer, Policeman
Derivative terms: Cop

8. Noun. Mold consisting of a bed of sand in which pig iron is cast.
Exact synonyms: Pig Bed
Generic synonyms: Cast, Mold, Mould

9. Noun. A crude block of metal (lead or iron) poured from a smelting furnace.
Generic synonyms: Block Of Metal, Ingot, Metal Bar

Definition of Pig

1. n. A piggin.

2. n. The young of swine, male or female; also, any swine; a hog.

3. v. t. & i. To bring forth (pigs); to bring forth in the manner of pigs; to farrow.

Definition of Pig

1. Acronym. Persuade Identify GOTV, electoral technique commonly employed in the United Kingdom ¹

2. Acronym. Pretty Intelligence Genius ¹

3. Acronym. Police In Gear ¹

4. Noun. Any of several mammals of the genus ''Sus'', having cloven hooves, bristles and a nose adapted for digging; especially the domesticated farm animal ''Sus scrofa''. ¹

5. Noun. (''specifically'') A young swine, a piglet. ¹

6. Noun. The edible meat of such an animal; pork. ¹

7. Noun. Someone who overeats or eats rapidly and noisily. ¹

8. Noun. A nasty or disgusting person. ¹

9. Noun. A dirty or slovenly person. ¹

10. Noun. (context: now chiefly US derogatory slang) A police officer. (defdate From ''ante'' 1785.) ¹

11. Noun. (informal) A difficult problem. ¹

12. Noun. (context: countable and uncountable) A block of cast metal. ¹

13. Noun. The mold in which a block of metal is cast. ¹

14. Noun. (engineering) A device for cleaning or inspecting the inside of an oil or gas pipeline, or for separating different substances within the pipeline. Named for the pig-like squealing noise made by their progress. ¹

15. Noun. (pejorative) a person who is obese to the extent of resembling a pig (the animal) ¹

16. Noun. (U.K.) a pigeon. ¹

17. Verb. (context: of swine) to give birth. ¹

18. Verb. (intransitive) To greedily consume (especially food). ¹

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Definition of Pig

1. to bear pigs (cloven-hoofed mammals) [v PIGGED, PIGGING, PIGS]

Medical Definition of Pig

1. 1. The young of swine, male or female; also, any swine; a hog. "Two pigges in a poke." 2. Any wild species of the genus Sus and related genera. 3. [Cf. Sow a channel for melted iron] An oblong mass of cast iron, lead, or other metal. See Mine pig, under Mine. 4. One who is hoggish; a greedy person. Masked pig. A nickname for a quadrant or sextant. A pig in a poke (that is, bag), a blind bargain; something bought or bargained for, without the quality or the value being known. Origin: Cf. D. Big, bigge, LG. Bigge, also Dan. Pige girl, Sw. Piga, Icel. Pika. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Pig

piffy on a rock bun
pig's ears
pig's trotter
pig-nose turtle
pig-nose turtles
pig-nosed turtle
pig Latin

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