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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Hoggish \Hog"gish\, a.
Swinish; gluttonous; filthy; selfish. -- Hog"gish*ly, adv.
-- Hog"gish*ness, n.
Is not a hoggish life the height of some men's wishes?
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
adj 1: resembling swine; coarsely gluttonous or greedy; "piggish
table manners"; "the piggy fat-cheeked little boy and his
porcine pot-bellied father"; "swinish slavering over
food" [syn: hoggish, piggish, piggy, porcine,
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
87 Moby Thesaurus words for "hoggish":
Apician, a hog for, acquisitive, all-devouring, asinine,
avaricious, avid, beastly, bolting, bottomless, bovid, bovine,
caprid, caprine, coveting, covetous, cowish, cowlike, cramming,
crapulent, crapulous, deerlike, devouring, edacious, equestrian,
equine, esurient, glutting, gluttonizing, gluttonous, goatish,
goatlike, gobbling, gorging, grabby, grasping, greedy, gulping,
guttling, guzzling, hircine, hogging, hoofed, horsy, hyperphagic,
insatiable, insatiate, intemperate, limitless, mercenary, miserly,
money-hungry, money-mad, monopolistic, monopolizing, monopoloid,
mulish, omnivorous, overgreedy, ovine, piggish, polyphagic,
possessive, quenchless, rapacious, ravening, ravenous, ruminant,
self-seeking, selfish, sheepish, sheeplike, slakeless, sordid,
stuffing, swinish, unappeasable, unappeased, ungulate,
unquenchable, unsated, unsatisfied, unslakeable, unslaked, venal,
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