One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘Standing in the way of elementary fairness was the propertied class, and its terror of what he called the swinish multitude.’
- ‘This is the language of the tavern, sir, low and swinish.’
- ‘Unlike his dull, swinish, and conventional brother, Claudius comes across as a cosmopolitan, knight-like figure.’
- ‘The overriding message conveyed by the film is that humanity is swinish.’
- ‘The gang of four you describe must be particularly swinish to be so blatant about their escapades.’
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