swine

usage note
The plural of “swine” is “swine”. However, in British English, the plural is “swines” in the sense shown in 2).
swine
noun
1. (animal) 
a. el cerdo (M) 
The farmer sacrificed a swine and placed it on the altar.El agricultor sacrificó un cerdo y lo puso en el altar.
b. el puerco (M) 
We raise sheep and swine on our farm.Criamos ovejas y puercos en nuestra granja.
c. el chancho (M) (River Plate) 
The swine rolled around in the mud in their sty.Los chanchos se revolcaron en el barro en su chiquero.
2. (contemptible person) 
Don't be a swine, and say thank you!¡No seas un cerdo, y di gracias!
Some swines broke in and stole everything.Algunos canallas forzaron la entrada y nos robaron todo.
Please act like less of a swine and don't eat with your hands.Por favor, no actúes como un cochino y no comas con las manos.
That swine has no manners at all!¡Ese marrano no tiene modales para nada!
e. el cabrón (M)la cabrona (F) (Spain) 
Don't do business with that swine. He'll swindle you.No hagas negocio con ese cabrón. Te va a estafar.
swine
Noun
1. (literary) 
a. el cerdo m, puerco (M) (pig) 
b. el chancho (M) (Latin America) 
swine feverpeste porcina
2. (colloquial) 
a. el cerdo(a) m,f, canalla (M)la cerdo(a) m,f, canalla (F) (unpleasant person) 
swine [swaɪn]
noun
1 (Zool) (pl inv) cerdo (m); puerco (m)
2 (person) canalla (m); cochinoacochina (m) (f);a cochina marranoamarrana (m) (f);a marrana
you swine! ¡canalla!; what a swine he is! ¡es un canalla!
modifier
swine fever (n) fiebre (f) porcina
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