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hoggish


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hoggish  \Hog"gish\,  a. 
  Swinish;  gluttonous;  filthy;  selfish.  --  {Hog"gish*ly},  adv 
  --  {Hog"gish*ness},  n. 
 
  Is  not  a  hoggish  life  the  height  of  some  men's  wishes? 
  --Shaftesbury. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hoggish 
  adj  :  resembling  swine;  coarsely  gluttonous  or  greedy;  "piggish 
  table  manners";  "the  piggy  fat-cheeked  little  boy  and 
  his  porcine  pot-bellied  father";  "swinish  slavering 
  over  food"  [syn:  {piggish},  {piggy},  {porcine},  {swinish}] 




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