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pigsticking

/ (ˈpɪɡˌstɪkɪŋ) /
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noun
the sport of hunting wild boar
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How to use pigsticking in a sentence

  • You'll probably meet her to-day; for she generally comes out pigsticking with us, though she doesn't carry a spear.

    The Jungle Girl|Gordon Casserly
  • Pigsticking law awards the trophy to the rider whose spear first inflicts a wound on the boar.

    The Jungle Girl|Gordon Casserly
  • Pigsticking is not at all difficult; and I hear that you are a good rider.

    The Jungle Girl|Gordon Casserly
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