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  • s  resembling swine; coarsely gluttonous or greedy
    piggish table manners

  • Yet Levine is best known for his editorializing pictures, such as Welcome Home (a piggish general at a banquet), which was included in the American painting exhibition in Moscow .
  • There were 23 piggish pugs but no bloodhounds.
  • Driving after the turtle are several varieties of sharksleathery bodies, cold, piggish eyes, blunt snouts all straining towards the prey.
News & Articles

  • Long Clearwire Soap Opera Still Awaits Final Act
    Watching the various parties involved in the bidding now for Clearwire, rest assured that finally there is a clear focus on the value of the assets that a huge swath of U.S. 2.5 Ghz spectrum represents. Last year when I was first writing about this, not a soul was paying any attention. Had Sprint and Softbank not been so piggish in trying to steal value from the Clearwire shareholders, they ...
    June 21, 2013 - Forbes
Quotes

  • Ophir Pines-Paz in San Diego Union Tribune
    Labor lawmaker Ofir Pines-Paz told Israel Army Radio that "we will not sit in a government in which piggish capitalism is running rampant."
  • Steve Levy in Newsday
    Levy added later: "This is just a terrible example of how piggish" some benefit funds can be.
  • Yossi Beilin in Ynetnews
    The joining of forces between Kadima, Labor and the Pensioners brought about a piggish capitalism of the year 2008 which easily outdoes the capitalism of the Netanyahu years,Beilin said referring to former Finance Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

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