feminine noun
1. (place for pigs) 
a. pigpen (United States) 
Mariel está en la pocilga alimentando los cerdos.Mariel is in the pigpen feeding the pigs.
b. pigsty 
¿Cuántos cerditos hay en la pocilga?How many piglets are there in the pigsty?
2. (figurative) (dirty place) 
a. pigpen (figurative) (United States) 
Tu cuarto es una verdadera pocilga. ¿Cuándo vas a limpiarlo?Your bedroom is a real pigpen. When are you going to clean it?
b. pigsty (figurative) 
La vecina vive en una pocilga, rodeada de gatos y basura.Our next-door neighbor lives in a pigsty, surrounded by cats and clutter.
1. (también fig) 
a. pigsty 
1 (porqueriza) pigsty; pigpen; (EEUU)
2 (lugar asqueroso) pigsty; pigpen; (EEUU)
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