noun (plural: pigots)
Derived terms: pigoted, pigotry.
A pigot is a person obstinately or intolerantly devoted to pork and any of its derivatives; including bacon, gammon, sausages, ham, spam, pâtés, confit etc.
Pigots are strongly partial to pork and believe that pork is superior to other kinds of meat. They exhibit intolerance, and animosity toward those that enjoy other types of meat.
John: Florian is such a pigot. He has devoured all the cocktail sausages whilst bragging about how delicious and superior it is compared to other meats.
Jane: I am not a pigot. I shall have you know that I also enjoy eating chicken.
This is a portmanteau combining the words "pig" and "bigot" to describe a person who excessively indulges their intolerance and prejudice. It should be used only to describe incorrigible types of people like neo-nazi skinheads and radical feminists, who go beyond the usual levels of bigotry found in the far right or far left.
showed themselves to be pigots as they opposed the expansion of counseling services to male students, arguing that availability of anything other than the existing female-only counseling would be misogynistic
a person who treats pigs with hatred or intolerance
He made bacon jokes infront of me and my pet pig. He is a pigot.