hog

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (RP) IPA: /hɒɡ/
  • (US) IPA: /hɑɡ/ or /hɔɡ/
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Noun[change]

Singular
hog

Plural
hogs

A sleeping hog
  1. (countable) A hog is a pig.
    We keep cows, chickens, and hogs.
  2. (countable) A hog is somebody who doesn't share.
    Give me that. Don't be such a hog.

Verb[change]

Plain form
hog

Third-person singular
hogs

Past tense
hogging

Past participle
hogging

Present participle
hogged

  1. If you hog something, keep it to yourself and don't share it.
    John is always hogging the TV remote.