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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 swin·ish /ˈswaɪnɪʃ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Swin·ish a. Of or pertaining to swine; befitting swine; like swine; hoggish; gross; beasty; as, a swinish drunkard or sot. Swinish gluttony.”   -- Swin*ish*ly, adv. -- Swin*ish*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: ill-mannered and coarse and contemptible in behavior or
             appearance; "was boorish and insensitive"; "the
             loutish manners of a bully"; "her stupid oafish
             husband"; "aristocratic contempt for the swinish
             multitude" [syn: boorish, loutish, neanderthal,
             neandertal, oafish]
      2: 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"
         [syn: hoggish, piggish, piggy, porcine]