piggishly
adverb see piggish

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • piggishly — adverb in a piggish manner piggishly, he took two pieces of cake • Derived from adjective: ↑piggish …   Useful english dictionary

  • piggishly — See piggish. * * * …   Universalium

  • piggishly — adverb In a piggish manner …   Wiktionary

  • piggishly — pɪgɪʃlɪ adv. rudely, in a vulgar manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • piggishly — pig·gish·ly …   English syllables

  • piggish — piggishly, adv. piggishness, n. /pig ish/, adj. 1. resembling a pig, esp. in being slovenly, greedy, or gluttonous: piggish table manners. 2. (of food portions) indecently large. 3. stubborn. [1810 20; PIG1 + ISH1] * * * …   Universalium

  • piggish — adjective Date: 1820 1. of, relating to, or suggestive of a pig < a piggish snort > 2. having qualities associated with a pig • piggishly adverb • piggishness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • piggishness — See piggishly. * * * …   Universalium

  • avidly — Synonyms and related words: animatedly, anxiously, avariciously, breathlessly, covetously, devouringly, eagerly, enthusiastically, graspingly, greedily, hoggishly, impatiently, keenly, piggishly, promptly, quickly, rapaciously, raveningly,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • boorishly — adv. piggishly, rudely, insensitively …   English contemporary dictionary

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