Definition of hogsty in English:

hogsty

(also hog's sty, hogs' sty)

noun

  • 1A pigsty.

  • 2In extended use: a small miserable dwelling; a very dirty or untidy room or building; = "pigsty". Now rare.

Origin

Late 15th century; earliest use found in Nominale. In some forms from hog + sty. In some forms from the genitive of hog + sty.

Pronunciation

hogsty

/ˈhɒɡstʌɪ/