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Synonyms for hog
hɔg, hɒghog

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hog, pignoun

    a person regarded as greedy and pig-like

    Synonyms:
    hogget, pig bed, sloven, pig, copper, slovenly person, squealer, slob, hogg, cop, grunter, bull, fuzz

  2. hog, hogget, hoggnoun

    a sheep up to the age of one year; one yet to be sheared

    Synonyms:
    pig, hogg, squealer, hogget, grunter

  3. hog, pig, grunter, squealer, Sus scrofaverb

    domestic swine

    Synonyms:
    bull, grunter, slovenly person, pig bed, rat, hogg, copper, hogget, squealer, betrayer, sloven, pig, boar, fuzz, slob, wild boar, informer, blabber, cop

  4. hogverb

    take greedily; take more than one's share

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. hognoun

    Synonyms:
    swine, porker, SOW, PIG

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. hognoun

    Synonyms:
    swine, porker, boar, sow, barrow (castrated), glutton

    Associated words:
    porcine

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "hog":

    swine, pork, pig, hogs, porcine, pigs, porc, pigmeat, hogg

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How to use hog in a sentence?

  1. Thomas Nashe:

    A traveler must have the back of an ass to bear all, a tongue like the tail of a dog to flatter all, the mouth of a hog to eat what is set before him, the ear of a merchant to hear all and say nothing.

  2. Robert Heinlein:

    A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight efficiently, die gallantly. Specialization is for insects.

  3. Dale Nolte:

    If you are a farmer, they can clean out your crops overnight, we have farmers tell us they have given up on planting high-dollar crops because of the feral hog problem.

  4. Robin Green:

    That's the whole thing with the hog. It's you and 80 wild horses under your butt, just sitting on 10 square inches where the rubber meets the road. That hurricane gale wind whipping you in the face, leaning into a curve you can feel that gravity wanting to suck you down into it and what do you do Give it a little more gas. Pure centrifugal force. You can see yourself hurtling ass end over teakettle into oblivion.

  5. Nick Dornak:

    One hog can become 200 over the course of two years.


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