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boar in Animals topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishboarboar /bɔː $ bɔːr/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 1 HBAa wild pig2 HBAa male pig
Examples from the Corpus
boar• Remove boar from grill and let rest a few minutes.• The men had been in unknown country, chasing the boar uphill, when the rule is to chase downhill only.• The rich flavors of the boar were counterpointed by a sweet chestnut puree.• No, no, a white boar.• The huntsman killed a wild boar and cut out its heart.• If swine, then big wild boar, hunting quietly in the woods for something, mooching about and turning things up.• It can also be used with domestic pork to make it taste more like wild boar.• The wild boar had been hiding behind a large and actually rather unconvincing bush for a hundred years or so.