pigwidgeon

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Noun[edit]

pigwidgeon (plural pigwidgeons)

  1. (rare) A small or petty person, creature or object, especially a fairy, dwarf, imp, or elf.
  2. (rare) A contemptible or stupid person or creature.
    • 1627, Michael Drayton, Nimphidia, the Court of Faery
      PIGWIGGIN was this Faery Knight, One wondrous gracious in the sight Of fair Queene Mab ...