- a pigsty.；a very dirty or untidy house or room
- keep (a pig) in a sty
verb: sty, 3rd person present: sties, gerund or present participle: stying, past tense: stied, past participle: stied
noun: sty, plural noun: sties
- 1. a pigsty.
- ▪ a very dirty or untidy house or room the place is a real sty, beer and wine bottles all over the place
- 1. archaic keep (a pig) in a sty the most beggarly place that ever pigs were stied in