pigling

[ pig-ling ]
/ ˈpɪg lɪŋ /
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noun

a young or small pig; piglet.

Nearby words

  1. piggyback car,
  2. piggyback plant,
  3. pigheaded,
  4. pigheadedly,
  5. piglet,
  6. pigmeat,
  7. pigment,
  8. pigment cell,
  9. pigmentary,
  10. pigmentary retinopathy

Origin of pigling

First recorded in 1705–15; pig1 + -ling1

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Examples from the Web for pigling

  • When we last saw them a man had been hired to carry home the pigling, whose lamentations still rent the air.

    The Fortunate Isles|Mary Stuart Boyd