verb (used without object)
to hunt for wild boar, usually on horseback and using a spear.
the sport of hunting wild boar
(intransitive) (esp in India) to hunt and spear wild boar, esp from horseback
[pig-stahy] /ˈpɪgˌstaɪ/ noun, plural pigsties. 1. . /ˈpɪɡˌstaɪ/ noun (pl) -sties 1. a pen for pigs; sty 2. (Brit) a dirty or untidy place n. 1590s, from pig (n.) + sty. Figurative use for “miserable, dirty hovel” is attested from 1820.
/ˈpɪɡˌswɪl/ noun 1. waste food or other edible matter fed to pigs Also called pig’s wash
- Pig sweat
noun Phencyclidine, an animal tranquilizer smoked as a narcotic; angel dust (1960s+ Narcotics)
[pig-teyl] /ˈpɪgˌteɪl/ noun 1. a braid of hair hanging down the back of the head. 2. tobacco in a thin, twisted roll. 3. Electricity. /ˈpɪɡˌteɪl/ noun 1. a bunch of hair or one of two bunches on either side of the face, worn loose or plaited 2. a twisted roll of tobacco n. 1680s, “tobacco […]