boar


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Synonyms for boar

Old World wild swine having a narrow body and prominent tusks from which most domestic swine come

an uncastrated male hog

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But who was Kulonga that he might not be eaten as fairly as Horta, the boar, or Bara, the deer?
For six mortal weeks, the bears and boars had a holiday.
His mind was running upon bears and boars, when, in the process of draining his glass to the bottom, he raised his eyes, and saw, for the first time and with unbounded astonishment, that he was not alone.
I love thee, my sweet chuck, and gin I go not with thee to that same Blue Boar thou mayst call me a heathen.
But here we are at the Sign of the Blue Boar, so let us in and taste his brown October.
No sweeter inn could be found in all Nottinghamshire than that of the Blue Boar.
Mighty and muscled as was the young giant, it yet would have appeared but the maddest folly for him to face so formidable a creature as Horta, the boar, armed only with a slender hunting knife.
Tarzan of the Apes waited until the upcut of a wicked tusk would have laid open his thigh, then he moved--just the least bit to one side; but so quickly that lightning was a sluggard by comparison, and as he moved, he stooped low and with all the great power of his right arm drove the long blade of his father's hunting knife straight into the heart of Horta, the boar.
Hul said the victim had gone to the forest behind his village to hunt when he was attacked by the 45-kilogram wild boar.
While no case has yet been detected in Germany's wild boar population, the spread of the disease in eastern Europe is causing immense concern in Germany, whose pork industry has seen huge growth in exports to countries including China.
I'm careful with Hyung-Hyung's primary school, and I've got a wild boar," one social media user wrote.
African swine fever is spreading over EU countries at a time when Slovakia is battling the overpopulation of wild boars.
I was a few hundred yards down the path from my house and I didn't see the boar.
The government of Sri Lanka is planning to reduce the population of wild boars and monkeys in the country.
Escaped wild boar have been reported throughout southern Manitoba.