Spanish translation of “pig”
pig noun /piɡ/
› a kind of farm animal whose flesh is eaten as pork, ham, and bacon
He keeps pigs. › an offensive word for an unpleasant, greedy, or dirty person
cerdo, guarro, puerco, marrano
You pig! piggy noun (plural piggies) › a child’s word for a (little) pig.
piggy bank /ˈpiɡi ˌbæŋk/ noun › a container in the shape of a pig that children use to save money and which has a small opening in the top for putting coins in.
Hucha de Cerdito
piglet /-lit/ noun › a baby pig.
pigheaded adjective › stubborn
terco, testarudo, obstinado
a pigheaded idiot. pigheadedness noun ›
terquedad, testarudez, obstinación
His pigheadedness is infuriating! pigskin noun › a kind of leather made from the skin of a pig
piel de cerdo
Her purse was made of pigskin. pigsty noun (plural pigsties, pigstyes) › a building in which pigs are kept.
› a dirty, untidy place
This room is a pigsty! pigtail noun › a plait usually worn at the sides of the head
She wears her hair in pigtails. pigs might fly › said of something very unlikely to happen
cuando las ranas críen pelo
’We might have fine weather for our holidays.’ ’Yes, and pigs might fly!’