Words nearby swinish
OTHER WORDS FROM swinishswin·ish·ly, adverbswin·ish·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for swinish
It disgusted the Romans beyond measure to witness the swinish excesses of the Germans.Renaissance in Italy, Volume 1 (of 7)|John Addington Symonds
To have sung hymns with the swinish brutal guards lounging around would have conveyed an erroneous impression.Sixteen Months in Four German Prisons|Henry Charles Mahoney
They also grunt among themselves, without any external cause; but merely to express their swinish sympathy.
Swinish they were, ugly and loathsome, feeding fearfully on the bodies of unburied men.Tales of Troy and Greece|Andrew Lang
A broken complexion, a swinish look, ungenerous acts and the want of due knowledge,—all blab.Essays, First Series|Ralph Waldo Emerson