porkpie

[ pawrk-pahy, pohrk- ]
/ ˈpɔrkˌpaɪ, ˈpoʊrk- /

noun

a snap-brimmed hat with a round, flat crown, usually made of felt.

Nearby words

  1. pork-barreler,
  2. porkchop,
  3. porkchopper,
  4. porker,
  5. porkfish,
  6. porkpie hat,
  7. porky,
  8. porn,
  9. pornification,
  10. porno

Origin of porkpie

First recorded in 1725–35; pork + pie1

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019


British Dictionary definitions for pork pie

pork pie

noun

a pie filled with minced seasoned pork
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012