noun, plural pigfishes (especially collectively) pigfish.
a grunt, Orthopristis chrysoptera, living in waters off the Atlantic coast of the southern U.S.
noun (pl) -fish, -fishes
Also called hogfish. any of several grunts, esp Orthopristis chrysopterus, of the North American Atlantic coast
any of several wrasses, such as Achoerodus gouldii (giant pigfish), that occur around the Great Barrier Reef
[pig-uh-ree] /ˈpɪg ə ri/ noun, plural piggeries. Chiefly British. 1. a pigsty or breeder’s establishment. /ˈpɪɡərɪ/ noun (pl) -geries 1. a place where pigs are kept and reared 2. great greediness; piggishness
[pig-in] /ˈpɪg ɪn/ noun 1. Dialect. a small wooden pail or tub with a handle formed by continuing one of the staves above the rim. 2. . /ˈpɪɡɪn/ noun 1. a small wooden bucket or tub Also called pipkin
noun 1. (in rodeo calf roping) a short length of rope used to bind a calf’s legs after it is lassoed.
[pig-ish] /ˈpɪg ɪʃ/ adjective 1. resembling a , especially in being slovenly, greedy, or gluttonous: piggish table manners. 2. (of food portions) indecently large. 3. . /ˈpɪɡɪʃ/ adjective 1. like a pig, esp in appetite or manners 2. (informal, mainly Brit) obstinate or mean adj. 1792, from pig (n.) + -ish. Until 20c. usually “stubborn, […]