- a driver who obstructs traffic by occupying parts of two lanes.
Origin of road hog
Related Words for road hogoperator, jockey, motorist, trainer, chauffeur, whip, hack, coachman, handler, autoist, cabbie, leadfoot
Examples from the Web for road hog
Historical Examples of road hog
One hopes that practice with the Indian variety may help them in their chase of the Uhlan road-hog.
- informal a selfish or aggressive driver
A motorist whose vehicle straddles two traffic lanes, as in Stay in your own lane, you road hog! This expression uses hog in the sense of “a greedy or selfish person.” [Colloquial; late 1800s]