American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A young pig.
- n. A young pig; pigling.
- n. a young pig
- pig + -let diminutive suffix. (Wiktionary)
“This little sea piglet is one of 15 animals Web Ecoist chose as the top strangest animals.”
“September 28th, 2009 10: 55 pm ET the piglet is so cute!!! history in the making on 360??? never! awesomeness!”
“It approaches - and nothing can stop it ... piglet is ...”
“Note that you are already devolving into ad hom with "piglet”
“(AP) - A conservative think tank has rolled out a "piglet" book that outlines what the group calls wasteful spending at all levels of Nevada government along with a call for greater transparency in public finances.”
“I use bought and home made worm farms in the back garden here in Perth’s northern suburbs to take care of everything putrescible from our kitchen, and my wife Janny is a rare lass who prepares the greater proportion of everything from basics having now identified myself as a male chauvinistic piglet, meaning we generate a lot of compostibles, from peelings to leftovers and everything in between.”
“Radu Sigheti/Reuters A Roma woman brought a roasted piglet to the table during a gathering of the ethnic Roma minority in Costesti.”
“The fact that this miraculous profit generation was not even questioned by * anybody* among the so-called expert crowds is proof that whatever rationality there has been in economic theory has given way to Voodoo superstition. piglet Says:”
“Finance facilitates the rest of the modern economy. piglet Says:”
“The National Surface Transportation Policy and Revenue Study Commission recommended a new federal tax on all transit tickets, similar to the tax imposed on plane tickets, to help supplement revenues from the gas tax and sales taxes. piglet Says:”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘piglet’.
A bunch of -let words, emphasis on the diminutive. Feel free to neologize.
So get your keech spread and let's grill.
Words used to create the names of Pokémon, which are usually portmanteaux.
Thou speak'st aright;
I am that merry wanderer of the night.
I jest to Oberon and make him smile....
-- A Midsummer Night's Dream
Famous sidekicks, real and imaginary...
Another news story about words being removed from a dictionary before their time. See also the list of words added to the dictionary.
Okay, I admit it. I made a list of words my daughter knew when she was two years old.
Words from Cartoons, Comics, and Kid Stuffs
pig-words: including, but not limited to, famous pigs in film and fiction, historical pigs of note, pig breeds, and assorted porcine terms
These have some growing up to do.
Looking for tweets for piglet.