Dictionary.com

oink

[ oingk ]
/ ɔɪŋk /
Save This Word!

verb (used without object)
to make the characteristic sound of a pig; grunt.
noun
the squealing or grunting sound made by a pig.
QUIZ
SHALL WE PLAY A "SHALL" VS. "SHOULD" CHALLENGE?
Should you take this quiz on “shall” versus “should”? It should prove to be a quick challenge!
Question 1 of 6
Which form is used to state an obligation or duty someone has?

Origin of oink

First recorded in 1940–45; imitative
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

British Dictionary definitions for oink

oink
/ (ɔɪŋk) /

interjection
an imitation or representation of the grunt of a pig
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK