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verb pig pronunciation in American English /pɪɡ/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlepigging
past tensepigged
past participlepigged

phrasal verb

pig out

Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theypig out
he/she/itpigs out
present participlepigging out
past tensepigged out
past participlepigged out
to eat an extremely large amount of food at one time
kids pigging out on junk food and soda


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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