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pigstick

[ pig-stik ]
/ ˈpɪgˌstɪk /
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verb (used without object)
to hunt for wild boar, usually on horseback and using a spear.
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Origin of pigstick

First recorded in 1890–95; pig1 + stick1

OTHER WORDS FROM pigstick

pigsticker, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for pigstick

pigstick
/ (ˈpɪɡˌstɪk) /

verb
(intr) (esp in India) to hunt and spear wild boar, esp from horseback
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