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English adjective: swinish

1. swinish ill-mannered and coarse and contemptible in behavior or appearance

SamplesWas boorish and insensitive.
The loutish manners of a bully.
Her stupid oafish husband.
Aristocratic contempt for the swinish multitude.

Synonymsboorish, loutish, neandertal, neanderthal, oafish



2. swinish resembling swine; coarsely gluttonous or greedy

SamplesPiggish table manners.
The piggy fat-cheeked little boy and his porcine pot-bellied father.
Swinish slavering over food.

Synonymshoggish, piggish, piggy, porcine



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