from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A pen for pigs.
  • n. Slang A dirty or very untidy place.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A pigsty; an enclosure where pigs are kept.
  • n. Something extremely dirty or messy.
  • n. the pigpen cipher

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A pen, or sty, for pigs.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A pen for pigs; a pigsty.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a pen for swine


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