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porky
American English: /ˈpɔrki/
British English: /ˈpɔːki/

Translation of porky in Spanish:

adjective -kier, -kiest

  • (British English) [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • Opposite me, a porky man devoured his three double cheeseburgers in a panic.
    • He must have thought that the music teacher was porky himself to have made the association in the first place.
    • The health warnings before you start each tape indicate real fears of porky viewers overdoing it.

noun

  • Example sentences
    • Slowly but surely it becomes easier and infinitely more desirable to tell and to live the truth than to indulge in porky-pies.
    • Women, its findings suggest, are likely to be more prolific in the sexual porky-pie stakes than men.
    • Solution: get them to study literature so that they appreciate what fiction is actually about: telling the truth by telling porkies.

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