Pigsty



[pig-stahy] /ˈpɪgˌstaɪ/

noun, plural pigsties.
1.
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/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.

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