(noun, verb, interjection)


1. Representing the sound made by a pig.

2. Drawing attention to male chauvinism (from the term male chauvinist pig).


1. the short low gruff noise of the kind made by hogs

Similar word(s): grunt

Definition categories: event, noise

Sentences with oink as a noun:

- The protesters replied to the police officers' demands with a chorus of oinks.


1. utter a high-pitched cry, characteristic of pigs

Similar word(s): squeal

Definition categories: communication, emit, utter

Sentences with oink as a verb:

- The hogs oinked happily in their pen as the farmer poured slop in their feeding trough.