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synonyms for pigs

  • animals
  • beasts
  • cattle
  • cows
  • domestic
  • flock
  • fowl
  • herd
  • hogs
  • horses
  • livestock
  • sheep
  • swine
  • farm animals

antonyms for pigs

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How to use pigs in a sentence

You see Squinty, like most little pigs, thought more of something to eat than of anything else.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
That was because he was hungry, you see, but pigs nearly always eat fast, as though they were continually in a hurry.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
I can't tell how I drifted into pigs; much in the same way as you drifted into horses, I suppose.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
You may take my word for it that pigs are far more interesting and far more respectable, though they're expensive, mind you.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
An officer in the Venezuelan and the Peruvian services was fortunately nigh the banks of the river, shooting wild pigs.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
When we get through the pigs the rest of the pig-men will go away, and the cow-men show us their cows.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
The streets were empty save for prowling dogs, pigs, and venturesome wild beasts.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
He really seemed, as Trendall once put it, to scent the presence of criminals as pigs scent truffles.
THE DOCTOR OF PIMLICOWILLIAM LE QUEUX
Presumably sufficient pigs had already been spotted in the German army.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 147, NOVEMBER 4, 1914VARIOUS
Five million four hundred thousand pigs, says Herr Batocki, have "mysteriously disappeared" in Germany in the last year.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 152, MAY 16, 1917.VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO PIGS

  • animals
  • beasts
  • cattle
  • cows
  • domestic
  • farm animals
  • flock
  • fowl
  • herd
  • hogs
  • horses
  • livestock
  • pigs
  • sheep
  • swine
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.