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 Dictionary entry overview: What does piggish mean? 

PIGGISH (adjective)
  The adjective PIGGISH has 1 sense:

1. resembling swine; coarsely gluttonous or greedy

  Familiarity information: PIGGISH used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

PIGGISH (adjective)

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Resembling swine; coarsely gluttonous or greedy


hoggish; piggish; piggy; swinish; porcine

Context examples:

piggish table manners / the piggy fat-cheeked little boy and his porcine pot-bellied father / swinish slavering over food


gluttonous (given to excess in consumption of especially food or drink)

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