oink

[ oingk ]
/ ɔɪŋk /

verb (used without object)

to make the characteristic sound of a pig; grunt.

noun

the squealing or grunting sound made by a pig.

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Origin of oink

First recorded in 1940–45; imitative
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British Dictionary definitions for oink

oink
/ (ɔɪŋk) /

interjection

an imitation or representation of the grunt of a pig
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