Definitions

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  • adjective colloquial plump
  • adjective resembling pork

Etymologies

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pork +‎ -ish

Examples

  • Not that I love the 2008 farm bill in all it's porkish splendor.

    TreeHugger

  • Not that I love the 2008 farm bill in all it's porkish splendor.

    TreeHugger

  • Not that I love the 2008 farm bill in all it's porkish splendor.

    TreeHugger

  • Not that I love the 2008 farm bill in all it's porkish splendor.

    TreeHugger

  • Not that I love the 2008 farm bill in all it's porkish splendor.

    TreeHugger

  • One of the risks we face as taxpayers is that the offer of bailout funds such as this, though designed to create jobs, will be squandered and misdirected towards pig manure projects, bridges to no where, or some other porkish venue.

    Cafferty File

  • I don't eat this often, but it's really good: polenta fried alongside the egg in butter and some bacon or porkish thing, parmesan reggiano, sea salt, and sun-dried tomato.

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  • Sadly, I’m beginning to feel distinctly porkish, and I really don’t think it’s entirely due to the few extra pounds that menopause has so kindly settled around the lower half of my body.

    2009 May « Becca’s Byline

  • Sadly, I’m beginning to feel distinctly porkish, and I really don’t think it’s entirely due to the few extra pounds that menopause has so kindly settled around the lower half of my body.

    Style Conscious

  • Funny, how the same Republicans that freaked out so much over Mary Landrieu's and Ben Nelson's porking up the Senate health care reform bill - one of the reasons given for the teabuggers 'mucking about with Senator Landrieu's phones was an alleged desire to investigate Landrieu's porkish ways - are going to either be silent as the tomb, or talk about how Shelby's such a principled and honorable man driven by desperation to extreme measures.

    Mercury Rising 鳯女

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