- a large, heavy motorcycle.
- an impressively large luxury automobile.
- a sheep about one year old that has not been shorn.
- the wool shorn from such a sheep.
- any of several other domestic animals, as a bullock, that are one year old.
verb (used with object), hogged, hog·ging.
verb (used without object), hogged, hog·ging.
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Idioms for hog
Origin of hog
OTHER WORDS FROM hoghoglike, adjectiveun·hogged, adjective
How to use hog in a sentence
The Cuban sandwich is made with pulled pork shoulder and ham (both from farm hogs, of course), as well as house-made pickles.Spaghetti for Breakfast?! Not So Crazy at This Idaho Farm Café|Jane & Michael Stern|August 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
First of all, traditional incandescent light bulbs, which were invented 100 years ago, are tremendous electricity hogs.
For a gathering official themed “Connecting the Americas,” the disconnect may be what hogs the spotlight.Summit of the Americas in Cartagena Will Be a Minefield for Obama|Mac Margolis|April 13, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Sometimes he buried them on his farm; other times, he stored their body parts in his freezer or fed them to his hogs.
His game proved that teams of brilliant individuals don't necessarily turn into sides full of ball-hogs.
Wild hogs and bears had begun to harvest the nuts before the Cave-men returned.The Later Cave-Men|Katharine Elizabeth Dopp
The owner of the corn and hogs made strenuous objections to this appropriation of his property.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
They carried away bacon, drove away fat hogs and beeves, and robbed the people of every species of moveable property.Portrait and Biography of Parson Brownlow, The Tennessee Patriot|William Gannaway Brownlow
Mr. Moore told me to hitch a team of horses to a wagon and go to a neighbors five miles away for a load of hogs.
They would shoot hogs, cut the hams and shoulders off, stick them on their bayonetts, throw them over the'r shoulders an' go on.
British Dictionary definitions for hog
verb hogs, hogging or hogged (tr)
Derived forms of hoghogger, nounhoglike, adjective
Word Origin for hog
Idioms and Phrases with hog
see go hog wild; go whole hog; high off the hog; road hog.