Thesaurus / hoggish
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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And you will cosset him in them—to save his hoggish dignity487 and buttress up his heavy pride.

It was a hoggish thing to do; but he was a native and knew no reason for letting up.

Fishing With The FlyCharles F. Orvis and Others

All our industrious men were well behaved; and all our idle men were hoggish.

The young of the cow-bird is disproportionately large and aggressive, one might say hoggish.

Venta do Duque is a sty right worthy of being the capital of hoggish dominions.

But it will require only the slightest exercise of magic to make the exterior conform to the hoggish disposition.

Tanglewood TalesNathaniel Hawthorne

He was as unsociable, hoggish an old curmudgeon as ever rode a stout hack.

We fellers are only havin' a little fun with 'em for bein' so stuck-up and hoggish.

The Rise of Roscoe PaineJoseph C. Lincoln

For those devils so talked of and feared are none else but hoggish jailors.

The young of the cowbird is disproportionately large and aggressive, one might say hoggish.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.