pig dog

noun

NZ a dog bred for hunting wild pigs in the bush

Nearby words

  1. piffle,
  2. piffling,
  3. pig,
  4. pig bed,
  5. pig boiling,
  6. pig fern,
  7. pig in a poke,
  8. pig iron,
  9. pig island,
  10. pig islander

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Examples from the Web for pig dog

  • Then he called her "pig-dog," in his native tongue, turned aside, and pursued his way.

    Happy Pollyooly|Edgar Jepson
  • Her lips drew back for an instant, and she said: "He is a pig-dog!"

    Jason|Justus Miles Forman
  • And Masein did not put into English the chu-kou, or pig-dog, that his Excellency added.

    Caravans By Night|Harry Hervey