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pigsty

[ pig-stahy ]
/ ˈpɪgˌstaɪ /
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noun, plural pig·sties.
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Origin of pigsty

First recorded in 1585–95; pig1 + sty1
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British Dictionary definitions for pigsty

pigsty

US and Canadian pigpen

/ (ˈpɪɡˌstaɪ) /

noun plural -sties
a pen for pigs; sty
British a dirty or untidy place
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