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3 definitions found
 for swinish
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Swinish \Swin"ish\, a.
     Of or pertaining to swine; befitting swine; like swine;
     hoggish; gross; beasty; as, a swinish drunkard or sot.
     "Swinish gluttony." --Milton. -- Swin"ish*ly, adv. --
     Swin"ish*ness, n.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  swinish
      adj 1: ill-mannered and coarse and contemptible in behavior or
             appearance; "was boorish and insensitive"; "the loutish
             manners of a bully"; "her stupid oafish husband";
             "aristocratic contempt for the swinish multitude" [syn:
             boorish, loutish, neanderthal, neandertal,
             oafish, swinish]
      2: 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, swinish]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  129 Moby Thesaurus words for "swinish":
     Adamic, Apician, Circean, a hog for, acquisitive, all-devouring,
     animal, animalistic, asinine, avaricious, avid, beastlike, beastly,
     bestial, bibulous, bodily, bolting, bottomless, bovid, bovine,
     brutal, brute, brutish, caprid, caprine, carnal, carnal-minded,
     coarse, coveting, covetous, cowish, cowlike, cramming, crapulent,
     crapulous, deerlike, devouring, earthy, edacious, equestrian,
     equine, esurient, excessive, extravagant, extreme, fallen, feral,
     ferine, fleshly, glutting, gluttonizing, gluttonous, goatish,
     goatlike, gobbling, gorging, grabby, grasping, greedy, gross,
     gulping, guttling, guzzling, hircine, hoggish, hoofed, horsy,
     hyperphagic, immoderate, incontinent, indulgent, inordinate,
     insatiable, insatiate, intemperate, lapsed, limitless, material,
     materialistic, mercenary, miserly, money-hungry, money-mad, mulish,
     nonspiritual, omnivorous, orgiastic, overgreedy, overindulgent,
     overindulging, ovine, physical, piggish, polyphagic, postlapsarian,
     prodigal, quenchless, rapacious, ravening, ravenous, ruminant,
     self-indulgent, sheepish, sheeplike, slakeless, sordid, stuffing,
     too much, unappeasable, unappeased, unbridled, unconstrained,
     uncontrolled, undisciplined, unfrugal, ungulate, unlimited,
     unmeasured, unquenchable, unrestrained, unsated, unsatisfied,
     unslakeable, unslaked, unspiritual, unthrifty, venal, voracious,
     wolfing
  
  

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