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Noun: swine (swine,swines)  swIn
  1. Stout-bodied short-legged omnivorous animals
     
  2. A person who is deemed to be despicable or contemptible
    - rotter, dirty dog, rat, skunk, stinker, stinkpot, bum [N. Amer], crumb, lowlife, scumbag, so-and-so, git [Brit], slimebag, scuzzbucket [N. Amer], dirtbag [US], scuzzball [N. Amer], ratbag [Brit], sleazebag, sleazeball, sleazebucket, slimeball, toad, scuzzbag [N. Amer], scuzz [N. Amer]

Derived forms: swines, swine

Type of: artiodactyl, artiodactyl mammal, disagreeable person, even-toed ungulate, unpleasant person

Part of: family Suidae, Suidae

Encyclopedia: Swine, East Riding of Yorkshire