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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Going around the barn to get to the pigpen is almost never a good idea, unless the pigpen is on the other side.
Laura Bush's nickname, for someone very close to her husband, who does she call pigpen and why?
I supposed that walking into the pigpen was his equivalent of walking the plank.
Next to the pigpen is a long, planed board propped on makeshift trestles, and on the board is a cash register-the silver kind where the buttons pop into the window: 50Â¢, $1, No charge.
If you would care to learn about the depraved human "pigpen" that regularly occurs in Nancy Pelosi's district in California, Google "Zombietime" and click on "Up Your Alley Fair" in the left column.
The cabin became a pigpen, and never once were the beds made or fresh pine boughs laid underneath.
Either clean up the Kabul pigpen or bring the troops home.
Flag and ignore unless you just want to play in the pigpen with him.
My mom once stole a sweet potato from her family's farm out of hunger, and her father locked her in the pigpen.
The more determinedly smiling teenager in "Grace With piglets, New Tripoli, Pennsylvania" 2010 lies on her back in a pigpen near a sow and plays with one of her litter.