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pig

pig

 
 
pronunciation:
pIg
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a mammal with a wide, flat nose, short legs, a thick body, and a short tail. People keep pigs for their meat.
 
definition 2: a person who is very rude, greedy, or messy.
You're such a pig when you say things like that!What a pig! He ate all the cookies himself!My brother is a pig. Look at the mess in his room.
derivation: piglike (adj.)
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