swinish

suomi-englanti sanakirja

swinish englannista suomeksi

  1. sikamainen

  2. sottainen

swinish englanniksi

  1. Like a pig, resembling a swine; gluttonous, coarse, debased.

  2. (RQ:Shakespeare Hamlet Q1-2)They clip vs drunkards, and with Swiniſh phraſe / Soyle our addition, and indeede it takes / From our atchieuements, though perform’d at height / The pith and marrow of our attribute(..)

  3. 1946, (w), ''History of Western Philosophy'', I.27:

  4. Epicurus, though his ethic seemed to others swinish and lacking in moral exultation, was very much in earnest.