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See definition of boar on Dictionary.com
  • as inhog
  • as inpig
  • as inswine

synonyms for boar

  • pig
  • piglet
  • swine
  • piggy
  • porker
  • razorback
  • shoat
  • sow
  • warthog
  • cob roller
  • oinker
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How to use boar in a sentence

According to one shocking report from The Guardian, police logged 1,187 phone calls about boar trouble in 2016 alone, with complaints ranging from boars eating trash to pushing around panicked tourists.
SHAKIRA SAYS HER HANDBAG WAS STOLEN BY ‘GANG’ OF WILD BOARS IN BARCELONAJAMIE ROSSSEPTEMBER 30, 2021THE DAILY BEAST
The round boar-bristle brush feels good in your hand as you rub it through your beard.
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Hunting is also a popular activity, particularly searching for predators like bears and boars.
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Mr. Boar, who had watched his approach, rose at the removal of the hat, and replied in the affirmative.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
A half-hour later they were riding under the porte cochere of the inn of the Black Boar.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
He ceased to find pleasure in his nets and boar spears, in the fandango and the bullfight.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
The other, who was beloved by Meleager, and hunted the Calydonian boar, is the one mentioned in the Kn.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
Gathering up his strength, he rushed into it, at the risk of being crushed, like a wild boar cutting through the pack of hounds.
BALSAMO, THE MAGICIANALEXANDER DUMAS
Didn't you complain to my son last night of a wild boar that had been ravaging your garden?
THE SEVEN CARDINAL SINS: ENVY AND INDOLENCEEUGNE SUE
Those who remained were terrified into obedience, and the Wild Boar's son was declared Bishop.
BELGIUMGEORGE W. T. (GEORGE WILLIAM THOMSON) OMOND
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BOAR

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