What does piggy mean?

Definitions for piggy
ˈpɪg ipig·gy

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word piggy.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. piglet, piggy, shoat, shote(adj)

    a young pig

  2. hoggish, piggish, piggy, porcine, swinish(adj)

    resembling swine; coarsely gluttonous or greedy

    "piggish table manners"; "the piggy fat-cheeked little boy and his porcine pot-bellied father"; "swinish slavering over food"


  1. piggy(Noun)

    A pig (the animal).

    This little piggy went to market.

  2. piggy(Noun)

    A guinea pig.

  3. piggy(Noun)

    A toe.

    He has such cute piggies!

  4. piggy(Noun)

    A pig, a greedy person.

    Can't you finish your dinner? You've been a piggy, haven't you?

  5. piggy(Noun)

    A member of police.

  6. piggy(Adjective)


  7. piggy(Adjective)

    slovenly, dirty

How to pronounce piggy?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say piggy in sign language?

  1. piggy


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of piggy in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of piggy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of piggy in a Sentence

  1. President Trump:

    We are like the piggy bank that everybody is robbing, and that ends.

  2. President Trump:

    We’re like the piggy bank that everybody’s robbing – and that ends.

  3. Donald Trump:

    It's going to change, tariffs will come way down. We're like the piggy bank that everybody is robbing and that ends.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    A nation's economy grows only when money goes into the hands of those who really deserve rather than in the piggy tummy.

  5. New York:

    The federal government is hell-bent on using New York as a piggy bank to pay for corporate tax cuts and I will not stand for it.

Images & Illustrations of piggy

  1. piggypiggypiggypiggypiggy

Popularity rank by frequency of use


Translations for piggy

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for piggy »


Find a translation for the piggy definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • Chinese - Simplified 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • Chinese - Traditional 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Spanish Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • Japanese 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Portuguese Português (Portuguese)
  • German Deutsch (German)
  • Arabic العربية (Arabic)
  • French Français (French)
  • Russian Русский (Russian)
  • Kannada ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • Korean 한국어 (Korean)
  • Hebrew עברית (Hebrew)
  • Ukrainian Український (Ukrainian)
  • Urdu اردو (Urdu)
  • Hungarian Magyar (Hungarian)
  • Hindi मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesian Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italian Italiano (Italian)
  • Tamil தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Turkish Türkçe (Turkish)
  • Telugu తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • Thai ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Vietnamese Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Czech Čeština (Czech)
  • Polish Polski (Polish)
  • Indonesian Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Romanian Românește (Romanian)
  • Dutch Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Greek Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latin Latinum (Latin)
  • Swedish Svenska (Swedish)
  • Danish Dansk (Danish)
  • Finnish Suomi (Finnish)
  • Persian فارسی (Persian)
  • Yiddish ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • Armenian հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norwegian Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English English (English)

Discuss these piggy definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"piggy." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2019. Web. 16 Oct. 2019. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/piggy>.

Are we missing a good definition for piggy? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for piggy:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.