Definition of pigpen in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈpiɡˌpen/


North American
A pen or enclosure for a pig or pigs.
Example sentences
  • It all happened during lunchtime in the usually crowded pigpen of a canteen.
  • Tables are jumbled together pigpen style, turning eavesdropping into a kind of spectator event.
  • Mitch emphasized each their, adding his own secret meaning while the shots devoured this pigpen melee of design.

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Syllabification: pig·pen

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