pig out

verb
Updated on: 18 Nov 2017

Definition of pig out

intransitive verb
:to eat greedily :gorge

pig-out

play \ˈpig-ˌau̇t\ noun

Examples of pig out in a Sentence

  1. one holiday when you're expected to pig out on junk food

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First Known Use of pig out

1977

pig out Synonyms

Synonyms
gormandize, overeat, gorge, swill
Related Words
devour, glut, sate, stuff, surfeit, wolf; banquet, feast, regale; bolt, cram, gulp, guzzle
Near Antonyms
nibble, peck, pick, taste


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