AskDefine | Define oink

Dictionary Definition

oink v : utter a high-pitched cry, characteristic of pigs [syn: squeal]

User Contributed Dictionary

English

Etymology

Imitative of the sound.

Pronunciation

/ɔɪŋk/

Interjection

  1. Representing the sound made by a pig.

Translations

Representing the sound made by a pig

Noun

  1. The sound made by a pig, or an imitation thereof.
    The protesters replied to the police officers' demands with a chorus of oinks.

Synonyms

Translations

sound made by a pig

Verb

  1. Of a pig or in imitation thereof, to make its characteristic sound.
    The hogs oinked happily in their pen as the farmer poured slop in their feeding trough.

Synonyms

Translations

to oink

See also

Extensive Definition

Oink may refer to:
  • Oink, the animal sound sound a pig makes
  • Oink! (comic), a comic printed in the UK during the 1980s
  • Oink (O-Force), a fictional character, a mutant in the Marvel Comics Universe
  • Moo & Oink, a Chicago-based grocery store chain that caters to the inner-city community
  • OiNK's Pink Palace, a defunct BitTorrent tracker and music sharing community website
  • A seal cub in the TV series Stingray
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