Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

hog sucker

See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. any of several suckers of the genus Hypentelium, inhabiting cool streams of eastern North America and characterized by a broad head that is concave above.

Origin of hog sucker

An Americanism dating back to 1880–85
Also called hogmolly.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018