hog ( hogs plural & 3rd person present) ( hogging present participle) ( hogged past tense & past participle )
1 n-count A hog is a pig. In British English, hog usually refers to a large male pig that has been castrated, but in American English it can refer to any kind of pig.
2 verb If you hog something, you take all of it in a greedy or impolite way.
INFORMAL Have you done hogging the bathroom?... V n
4 If you go the whole hog, you do something bold or extravagant in the most complete way possible.
go the whole hog phrase V inflects
Well, I thought, I've already lost half my job, I might as well go the whole hog and lose it completely.
Translation English Cobuild Collins Dictionary
vb be a dog in the manger, corner, corner the market in, dominate, monopolize, tie up
English Collins Dictionary - English synonyms & Thesaurus
high on the hog
Live high on the hog = lead a luxurious life
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