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synonyms for piggin

  • bucket
  • can
  • receptacle
  • vessel
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How to use piggin in a sentence

Picking up a cedar piggin, she stepped from the porch toward the meek voice that had answered her.
A CUMBERLAND VENDETTAJOHN FOX, JR.
On an upturned watering-piggin alongside Mittie May's stall in the stable back of the house, Jeff sat and just naturally gloomed.
SUNDRY ACCOUNTSIRVIN S. COBB
She held the piggin with one arm encircled about it, and with the other hand she clutched the plaid shawl around her throat.
THE PHANTOMS OF THE FOOT-BRIDGE AND OTHER STORIESCHARLES EGBERT CRADDOCK
He brought them water to the fence in a piggin, and with a wavering hand served it out in a gourd.
JOHN MARCH, SOUTHERNERGEORGE W. CABLE
She had hung the little wooden piggin under the drip of the spring and it was full and running over.
THE QUICKENINGFRANCIS LYNDE
"A say if ever a piggin was in sore need o' a new link, 'tis that one," saith she.
A BROTHER TO DRAGONS AND OTHER OLD-TIME TALESAMELIE RIVES
After churning, butter should be taken up in what is called "a piggin," first scalded and then filled with cold water.
HOUSEKEEPING IN OLD VIRGINIAMARION CABELL TYREE
So he gin me a present—a whole passel o' coffee in my milk-piggin.
THE RAID OF THE GUERILLACHARLES EGBERT CRADDOCK (AKA MARY NOAILLES MURFREE)
When she reached Lonesome Cove she found the piggin where she had hid it, and milked the cow in haste.
'WAY DOWN IN LONESOME COVECHARLES EGBERT CRADDOCK (AKA MARY NOAILLES MURFREE)
As she came up the slope with the piggin on her head, her husband was looking down from the porch with a lowering brow.
'WAY DOWN IN LONESOME COVECHARLES EGBERT CRADDOCK (AKA MARY NOAILLES MURFREE)
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO PIGGIN

  • bucket
  • can
  • piggin
  • receptacle
  • vessel
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.